The benefits of having a university in or near your community go far beyond educational opportunities. The economic impact of a university is significant – “pivotal” in fact – as a recent UNC Pembroke study demonstrates.
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UNC Pembroke’s MBA (Master of Business Administration) program will have a 100 percent online option beginning in the fall semester 2015. The new online option will make UNCP’s affordable and high quality program more flexible and popular than ever.
UNC Pembroke economist Dr. Mohammad Ashraf’s newest book examines the impact of public and private social safety nets on economic growth.
UNC Pembroke’s first two plug-in electric vehicle charging stations can be used rain or shine, and when the sun is shining, the solar panels pump electricity into the campus grid.
At the 17th Annual Native American Indian Film and Video Festival of the Southeast, an entry by UNC Pembroke’s Dr. Stan Knick won an award for Best Regional Film. The festival, which was held in Columbia, S.C., on November 20-23 during Native American Heritage Month, gives awards in 12 categories.