The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNC Charlotte) is a highly regarded, doctoral and research intensive institution. It is the fourth largest of 16 constituent members of the University of North Carolina system and the largest institution in the Charlotte region. The University comprises eight colleges and currently offers 23 doctoral, 78 master’s and over 80 bachelor’s degrees. More than 3,465 faculty and staff members faculty illuminate the University’s academic departments, and the enrollment exceeds 28,000 students. UNC Charlotte boasts more than 100,000 living alumni and adds more than 4,000 new alumni each year. Students enroll here from every county in North Carolina, 45 states and 103 countries.