Cabarrus College is a degree granting institution specializing in health sciences. It is located on the campus of one of the part hospitals in the Carolinas Health System – the Carolinas Medical Center Northeast in Concord, North Carolina.
Cabarrus offers an Associate Degree in Nursing (AND) and a baccalaureate degree program for existing Registered Nurses to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). The ADN requires a total of 72 hours of coursework and has several prerequisites for admission, including two letters of recommendation, an essay, and a formal interview. The proximity of the Medical Center enables substantial clinical experience in multiple hospital situations. An ADN takes 2 years of full time attendance for completion at a tuition cost $5,520 per semester for a 12-16 hour course load. The Associate Degree in Nursing from Cabarrus College of Health Sciences is accredited by the ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing). For academic years 2010 through 2012 93% of Cabarrus graduates passed the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN) on their first attempt.
The BSN program is completed almost entirely online, with only one course requiring 3 on campus meetings. The program takes 6 semesters full-time, but part-time arrangements are available. The College offers a helpful set of tips for Distance Learning as well as an Online Readiness Assessment to ensure your compatibility with online coursework. The baccalaureate program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
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Health and Clinical Professions
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Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. In order to calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $50 application fee for those applying to a program. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (704) 783-3507, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The tuition and financial aid figures listed show various costs that students may encounter at this school. The numbers may not be accurate due to changing factors in a given year, and are only intended to provide a guideline for students.
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Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range is around $12,000-$14,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $380-$450 per unit
- Required fees for full-time students: $340
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $24,000-$29,000 per year
- Per unit charges are around $740 for part time students
- Required fees for graduate students are around $320
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||91%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||87%||$8,030|
|Receiving Student Loans||65%||$5,100|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Cabarrus College of Health Sciences.
- Carolinas College of Health Sciences in Charlotte, NC (21 miles away)
- Southeastern Institute - Charlotte in Charlotte, NC (25 miles away)
- Mercy School of Nursing in Charlotte, NC (27 miles away)
- Southeastern Institute - Columbia in Columbia, SC (101 miles away)
- Watts School of Nursing in Durham, NC (102 miles away)