For over 100 years, Mercy School of Nursing has maintained the tradition of excellence in nursing education. This has been its trademark all throughout the years as it continues to shape students into becoming successful nurses in the healthcare industry.
The campus at 701-B Forest Point Cir. Charlotte, NC 28273 fosters an environment that promotes critical thinking and lifelong learning among the students aimed at meeting their personal and professional goals. It is a home to fully equipped nursing skills laboratory, computer lab and Learning Resource Center.
Nursing programs of this school provide opportunities for students to choose from variety of curriculum options that lead to obtaining a diploma. They are allowed to experience hands-on clinical training at any of the Carolinas Medical Center and Carolinas Rehabilitation Center.
Mercy School of Nursing has earned an accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Nursing Education (ACEN) and approval from the North Carolina Board of Nursing. It also affiliated with the National League for Nursing, and the Carolinas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers.
This school is proud of the high completion rate of its students and high program satisfaction, as well as high NCLEX success rate which ranges from 93%-100% from 2005 to 2012. The 100% passing rate was achieved in years 2005, 2006, 2009 and 2011. Even the employment rate of graduate after 6 months of graduation is also high which is recorded at 82% in 2012.
Students are encouraged to join organizations at school to enhance their academic experience and gain opportunities for leadership and growth. Some of the organizations in this school are the Student Government Association, Honor Society and Faculty Committees with student representation.
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,...)
- The tuition charges per year are around $6,000*
- Required fees, excluding tuition, cost about $600*
- Part-time per credit hour charges for undergraduates are $240*
- About seventy students were granted degrees in the last reported year
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $6,000-$7,200 per year
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $240 to $290 per unit
- Required fees for full-time students: $630
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|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||23%||$3,808|
|Student Loans (Federal)||45%||$6,873|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Mercy School of Nursing.
- Watts School of Nursing in Durham, NC (127 miles away)
- Centra College of Nursing in Lynchburg, VA (185 miles away)
- Southside Regional Medical Center Professional Schools in Colonial Heights, VA (243 miles away)
- Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing in Richmond, VA (260 miles away)
- Sentara College of Health Sciences in Chesapeake, VA (284 miles away)