Liberal Arts College for Incoming Freshmen, Transfer Students & Working Adults in Mount Olive, NC

The University of Mount Olive’s location in Mount Olive, NC offers a one-of-a-kind higher education experience in the heart of Eastern North Carolina.

Whether you’re a recent high school graduate, transfer student, military student from the nearby Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, or a working adult interested in continuing your education or beginning your college career, you can feel confident that you’ll achieve your academic goals at the University of Mount Olive. Our flexible course offerings and affordable tuition rates truly make earning your college degree an attainable reality.

Recently named a “College of Distinction,” the University of Mount Olive delivers an exceptional liberal arts education to students in NC and beyond. Through various internship and extracurricular offerings, a rigorous honors program, and one-on-one time spent with our caring faculty and staff, students from all backgrounds will learn valuable skills to help them succeed in and out of the classroom.

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The University of Mount Olive has six additional locations throughout North Carolina offering accelerated degree programs for adult students. Please visit our main Locations page to learn more.

The University of Mount Olive is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. The Robert L. Tillman School of Business at the University of Mount Olive is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.

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Program Features:

  • Day and evening class options for traditional and adult students
  • Local four-year college

  • Associate’s and bachelor’s degree options

  • Online courses available

  • Opportunity to accelerate earning your degree and possibly earn credit for prior learning (credit is awarded per SACS standards)

  • One-night-a-week classes offered at Johnston Community College, as well as at University of Mount Olive

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Regarding Transcripts:

The University of Mount Olive requires the submission of official transcripts from all previously attended institutions for admission. For military students, military experience can be evaluated for college credit with submission of appropriate transcript.

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