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Universities and colleges
Catawba College
by Williams, Wiley J. Catawba College by Wiley J. Williams, 2006\ See also: Private Education; Private Higher Education Catawba College was founded in Newton in 1851 by the German Reformed Church. During the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Chowan College
by Martin, James I., Sr. Chowan College, a four-year institution affiliated with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, is located in Murfreesboro in the northeastern part of the state. The college traces its [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
College of Design
by Williams, Wiley J. In 1946 the consolidated University of North Carolina trustees created the School of Architecture and Landscape Design at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, combining the landscape [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Concordia College
by Williams, Wiley J. Concordia College by Wiley J. Williams, 2006 Concordia College was established in Conover in 1877 as Concordia High School by the Lutherans of the Tennessee Synod. It was converted into a [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Davenport College
by Cross, Jerry L. Davenport College was established in Lenoir in 1855 by the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, as an institution of higher learning for women. It was named for William Davenport, the largest [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Davidson College
by Martin, James I., Sr. Davidson College, located in the town of Davidson, opened its doors in 1837 under the auspices of the Concord (western North Carolina) and Bethel (upcountry South Carolina) Presbyteries as a manual [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Duke University
by Durden, Robert F. Duke University by Robert F. Durden, 2006 See also: Trinity College; Duke Endowment; Duke Homestead; Duke Power Company; Sarah P. Duke Gardens; W. Duke, Sons and Company; Private Education; [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
East Carolina University
by Martin, James I., Sr. East Carolina University, located in Greenville, traces its origins to the East Carolina Teachers Training School, which came into existence amid substantial controversy in 1907. After competing with [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
East Coast Bible College
by Sustar, T. David. East Coast Bible College, affiliated with the Church of God, was founded in 1976 on a 100-acre campus west of downtown Charlotte. The college began offering a four-year degree in 1978. By the late [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Elizabeth City State University
by Wadelington, Charles W. Elizabeth City State University by Charles W. Wadelington, 2006 See also: University of North Carolina System Elizabeth City State University in Elizabeth City was founded in 1891 as the [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)

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