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A Lab of Difference-Making
A student smiles amidst a crowd of graduates as they await their diplomas.
A Lab of Difference-Making
Education faculty in cap and gown at commencement.
25 NCAA Division II Sports
Women's lacrosse players huddle up before taking the field.
25 NCAA Division II Sports
Baseball players high five a player as he crosses home base.
Two students sit in a hammock by the Stegall pond.
Dr. Sylvia Little Sweat in her office chair.
60 degree pathways
Two physical therapy students practicing technique.

37 majors, 41 minors

60 degree pathways
Lauren Pharr looking through binoculars in the field

37 majors, 41 minors

What's Up at Wingate


We are a leader in healthcare education with doctoral programs in pharmacy, physical therapy and occupational therapy, a master’s in physician assistant studies and a bachelor of science in nursing. Last year we added grad and undergrad public health degrees.

We are the largest private university for NC residents in the western half of the state.

We are greater Charlotte’s most popular private school by enrollment.


in social and economic mobility in NC for independent universities


diverse student body


are first-generation college students


of the student body are Pell recipients


NCAA Division II sports


majors, 41 minors, 10 pre-professional programs, 5 dual-degrees

Four minority students celebrate their graduation under the brick archway.

The average Wingate graduate earns 7% more than the average graduate from all other N.C. colleges and universities.

Winner of the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for 15 straight years.


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