Nestled in a historic tree-filled neighborhood just minutes from Uptown Charlotte, Queens has provided students with transformational experiences for more than 155 years.
A private, co-ed, masters-level university, Queens serves 2,400 undergraduate and graduate students in academic programs across the liberal arts and sciences as well as the professional fields of business, communication, nursing, health and education. All degree programs are grounded in a liberal arts core to help students hone their critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills.
With a 10:1 student-faculty ratio, the university is known for its student-centered mentality, welcoming Southern hospitality and talented and caring faculty. Queens values the factors which foster student success: An intimate learning environment, excellence in teaching and intellectual curiosity.
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.