Ranked as one of the best regional colleges in the South, Catawba College offers in-person and online undergraduate and graduate programs, featuring majors in nursing, sport management, environmental studies, biology, and our Ketner Master of Business Administration. Our 70+ fields of study in today’s most in-demand jobs are taught by committed professors who challenge you to think critically and creatively. From small interactive classes to internships and research, you will transform as you pursue your vocation, your calling in life!
Elon University has a national reputation as the premier student-centered environment for experiential learning, with an emphasis on strong personal relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. The curriculum includes a strong global focus and Elon leads the nation in international study, with 80 percent of students studying abroad. Elon is the national leader in the annual U.S. News & World Report feature on academic programs that are “focused on student success.”
Livingstone College is a private historically black college that is secured by a strong commitment to quality instruction, academic excellence and student success. Through a Christian-based environment suitable for holistic learning, Livingstone provides excellent business, liberal arts, STEAM, teacher education and workforce development programs for students from all ethnic backgrounds designed to promote lifelong learning, and to develop student potential for leadership and service to a global community. A total learning environment, Livingstone College employs an intentional holistic approach to the teaching and learning process. Livingstone is more than a college. It is a sacred trust, where faculty and staff are responsible for ensuring that students learn who they, where they are, and where they need to go in order to command their rightful place in the global society.