With locations in Cullowhee, Asheville, and Cherokee, North Carolina, Western Carolina University is situated very close to the Great Smoky Mountains. U.S. News & World Report lists WCU as #13 in Top Public Schools. It is home to Western Carolina’s Forensic Research Facility, which is the second facility of its kind in the nation. Nursing, criminal justice, and marketing are top majors for students.
If you like moutnain scenery, a cheap cost, and a mildly populated college this is for you.
Panda Brah from Cullowhee, NC
The environment is amazing and not only the teachers but everyone is very helpful. Western will your home away from home and you will be proud to call yourself a Catamount. At Western, there is so much to do academically and recreationally so you will never get bored.