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Carolinas College of Health Sciences

1200 Blythe Blvd, Charlotte, NC

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Carolinas College of Health Sciences (CCHS) is located in Charlotte North Carolina and is affiliated with the Carolinas Healthcare System which has facilities throughout North and South Carolina.  Nursing is one of many health related fields for which CCHS provides education leading to associate degrees or licensure.  For the 2012 academic year CCHS was named the top 2 year college in the country, based on graduation rates, student/faculty ratio/ and student outcomes.  2012 outcomes included an 85% graduation rate and an 81% employment within six months of graduation.

In the nursing program, 80% of graduates fine employment within the Carolinas Health Care System. The principal degree offered is the AAS (Associate of Applied Science) degree in nursing, although CCHS offers a dual enrollment option with the University of North Carolina – Charlotte leading to a baccalaureate degree as well as a program for current LPNs to earn an associate degree in nursing.

The school has earned accreditation from the ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing) and is approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.  Upon completion of the program graduates can take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).  In 2012 the school had a graduation rate among the highest in the country – 91% with a “near-perfect” pass record on the NCLEX-RN.  

Programs Offered

The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

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Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $11,000-$13,000
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $330 to $390 per unit
  • Required fees for full-time students: $1,200

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$4,226
Receiving Student Loans100%$4,289

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
55.88%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
100%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
7:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$2,668