Carolinas College of Health Sciences

Charlotte, NC 28203
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Carolinas College of Health Sciences is one of the sixty public 2-year colleges in North Carolina. The campus is located in an urban area, in Charlotte.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 444 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 15 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 15 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 100%). Every year 50% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $12,938, and fees were $1,678. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $12,938 and $1,678 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students444
Student to Faculty Ratio5:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 9 93
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 95.7%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1995 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
03/01/1997 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $50
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$333/credit
In State Students$333/credit
Out of State Students$333/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $14,985 $14,985 $14,985
ADN 70 $23,310 $23,310 $23,310
BSN 125 $41,625 $41,625 $41,625
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Carolinas College of Health Sciences's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 100% $1,455
Other Federal Grant 100% $120
State Grant & Scholarships 100% $2,200
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 100% $2,474
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000--
$30,001 to $48,000$16,963
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing.
Carolinas College of Health Sciences
1200 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203

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