What began as a small college for women in 1857 has evolved into a co-ed, comprehensive, master's-level university with a commitment to liberal arts and professional studies. Today, Queens University of Charlotte serves approximately 2,250 undergraduate and graduate students through its six accredited schools: the College of Arts and Sciences, the McColl School of Business, the Blair College of Health (including the Presbyterian School of Nursing), the Cato School of Education, the Knight School of Communication and the Hayworth School of Graduate & Continuing Studies.
Queens is also home to five N.C. Professors of the Year, 18 NCAA Division II men's and women's sports teams, and exemplary international study and internship programs that have been ranked among the best in the country.
U.S. News & World Report Praises Queens Online Programs
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Faculty, Alumna Recognized by CharlotteFive for Blogs
Dr. Suzanne Watts Henderson, associate professor of religion, Dr. Norris Frederick, professor of philosophy and Kris Seek '97 were acknowledged for their blogging prowess. Read More
Andrea B. Smith Named Queens' 2016 BusinessWoman of the Year
An innovative leader at one of the world’s leading financial institutions,Smith recognized for her professional achievements and community engagement. Read More
The Department of World Languages and the Center for Latino Studies present "Ixcanul" (translates roughly to "volcano" in the Mayan dialect of Kaqchikel). The plot underlines the conflict between a mother who wants to marry her daughter to a man she does not like. The young woman would prefer to run away with a boy she likes, and both of them would like to immigrate to the United States eventually. The film evidences the young woman's confrontation with the modern world-a plot point that is based on the real-life, ongoing exploitation of indigenous people in Guatemala. View Event
The Arts at Queens invites you to listen to Enrique Graf's piano concert. Graf has been described as "a master" (The Washington Post), "one of the best interpreters of his generation" (El Pais) and one who plays with "fiery virtuosity" (The New York Times). View Event