University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Pembroke, NC 28372
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University of North Carolina at Pembroke is one of the sixteen public 4-year colleges in North Carolina. The campus is located in Pembroke town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 6,252 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,033 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 713 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 69%). Every year 40% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

University of North Carolina at Pembroke's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,661, and fees were $2,353. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,252 and $2,353 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students6,252
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate69%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Master's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 85.7%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1951 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/15/2005 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
06/11/2015 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT910 to 1070
ACT18 to 21
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
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

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 $45
Graduates $45

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$136/credit
In State Students$136/credit
Out of State Students$527/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$208/credit
In State Students$208/credit
Out of State Students$735/credit

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 $6,120 $6,120 $23,715
ADN 70 $9,520 $9,520 $36,890
BSN 125 $17,000 $17,000 $65,875
FNP 50 $10,400 $10,400 $36,750
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, 91% of University of North Carolina at Pembroke's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 62% $4,699
Other Federal Grant 3% $1,338
State Grant & Scholarships 63% $2,544
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 39% $2,344
Federal Student Loans 70% $5,665
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$9,910
$30,001 to $48,000$11,117
$48,001 to $75,000$14,482
$75,001 to $110,000$16,532
Over $110,000$17,843

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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing.
University of North Carolina at Pembroke
One University Drive
Pembroke, NC 28372

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