University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is part of the University of North Carolina. Besides the Chapel Hill campus, there are nine other campuses throughout the state. The university was established in 1789, making it one of the oldest public universities in the country. It is also the first public institution of higher learning in North Carolina. The university currently offers over 70 different degree programs through the 14 colleges that it operates. All students receive a liberal arts education during their first two years of school. During their junior year, they may begin completing coursework in the major of their choosing from one of the 14 colleges.

Undergraduate and graduate nursing programs are available at the UNC School of Nursing. The undergrad programs include traditional BSN and accelerated BSN programs. Graduate programs include MSN and Ph.D. programs. The university also offers RN to BSN, RN to MSN, and BSN to Ph.D. paths. All programs are accredited by the CCNE. The traditional BSN program is designed to be completed in four years, while the accelerated BSN program allows students with a bachelor’s degree to obtain their BSN in four semesters. Both programs include clinical rotations at local healthcare facilities and hospitals.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate96%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. MSN, RN to MSN
  3. PhD, BSN to PhD
  4. RN to BSN
  5. Accelerated BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 168
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Master's degree 78
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 10
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 6

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

North Carolina Central University
9.53 miles away
ECPI University - Raleigh
18.51 miles away
North Carolina A & T State University
41.75 miles away
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
43.73 miles away
ECPI University - Greensboro
52.58 miles away
Fayetteville State University
58.64 miles away
Winston-Salem State University
66.7 miles away
NEWH Nursing Consortium
70.36 miles away
Southside Virginia Community College - John H. Daniel Campus
84.18 miles away
University of North Carolina at Pembroke
85 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1900 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
04/01/1970 - 06/30/2016
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
06/11/2015 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Admissions

27%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading600 to 700
SAT: Math610 to 720
SAT: Writing590 to 700
ACT Composite28 to 33
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$10,077

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$3,889
30k to 48k$6,306
48k to 75k$12,074
75k to 110k$19,370
Over 110k$23,197
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

52%

Recipients

$15,730

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

22%

Recipients

$4,326

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

31%

Recipients

$6,436

Average Amount

Student Population

18,522

Undergrads

10,946

Graduates

16,827

Women

12,641

Men

85%

Full-time

15%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
61%
Asian
9%
Black/African American
8%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
5%
Non-resident alien
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
103 South Bldg Cb 9100
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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