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From the world-class academic programs at Duke University and North Carolina Central, to the specialized offerings found at schools like Durham Technical Community College and The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham, the Bull City offers a wealth of educational options.

But beyond campus life, you'll discover a bustling downtown, vibrant entrepreneurial community, and the cultural amenities of a much larger city. When you choose to go to school in Durham, you become part of a vibrant, diverse community. Welcome to Durham!



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Duke University

Duke is one of the most prestigious universities in the country, consistently included near the top of the U.S. News & World Reports' college rankings. Many of their programs are highly regarded, …

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North Carolina Central University

Located in the historic Hayti neighborhood on the eastern side of Durham, NCCU is home to an art museum, biomanufacturing and biomedical research institutes, an award-winning marching band, and …

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Apex School of Theology

The Apex School of Theology was founded in 1995 and moved to Durham in 2002. It offers degrees in Christian education, theology, Christian counseling, and divinity, as well as continuing education …

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Durham Technical Community College

For over 50 years, Durham Tech has offered affordable and convenient career and technical education. They offer associate degrees that act as a springboard to four-year colleges, continuing …

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John Hope Franklin Center for Interdisciplinary & International Studies

The Center's public gallery houses rotating exhibits that showcase documentary and artistic responses to Franklin's life and work as well as African and African-American culture and other topics of …

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Mount Zion Christian Academy

Mount Zion Christian Academy is a non-denominational preparatory school. It includes a day school for grades K-12 and a boarding school for grades 9-12, as well as one-year postgraduate, college …

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North Carolina Wesleyan College

North Carolina Wesleyan College is a four-year, co-educational, liberal arts college founded in 1956. The college is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

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Pinnacle Culinary Arts Institute

Located in the historic NC Mutual Life Building in Downtown Durham, Pinnacle Culinary Arts Institute offers both 12- and 20-week long classes covering skills, food theory, and food service …

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The Iron Yard

Full-time code school training developers to fuel the Triangle's technology economy in North Carolina. The school connects students directly with potential employers, Academy classes are held in the …

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