North Carolina Nursing Colleges, Schools and Programs

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Associate, Bachelor’s, Master’s, BS to BSN, RN to BSN/MSN, Nurse Practitioner, and DNP degree programs provided by accredited North Carolina nursing schools and colleges.

Top Ranked North Carolina Nursing Schools:


  1. University of North Carolina at Pembroke

    Pembroke, NC
    #1
    • In-State Tuition: $5,144
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 96.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 72%
    • Students: 6,269
  2. East Carolina University

    Greenville, NC
    #2
    • In-State Tuition: $5,869
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 95.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 62%
    • Students: 26,947
  3. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Chapel Hill, NC
    #3
    • In-State Tuition: $8,340
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 95.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 28%
    • Students: 29,278
  4. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

    Greensboro, NC
    #4
    • In-State Tuition: $6,388
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 92.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 60%
    • Students: 18,172
  5. Western Carolina University

    Cullowhee, NC
    #5
    • In-State Tuition: $6,479
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 97.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 38%
    • Students: 9,608
  6. University of North Carolina at Wilmington

    Wilmington, NC
    #6
    • In-State Tuition: $6,199
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 91.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 54%
    • Students: 13,733
  7. Duke University

    Durham, NC
    #7
    • In-State Tuition: $45,476
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 98.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 13%
    • Students: 15,386
  8. University of North Carolina at ?Charlotte

    Charlotte, NC
    #8
    • In-State Tuition: $6,105
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 86.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 69%
    • Students: 26,232
  9. Appalachian State University

    Boone, NC
    #9
    • In-State Tuition: $6,462
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 74.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 63%
    • Students: 17,589
  10. North Carolina A&T State University

    Greensboro, NC
    #10
    • In-State Tuition: $5,422
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 81.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 70%
    • Students: 10,636
  11. Winston-?Salem State University

    Winston-Salem, NC
    #11
    • In-State Tuition: $4,941
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 86.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 56%
    • Students: 5,689
  12. Barton College

    Wilson, NC
    #12
    • In-State Tuition: $24,180
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 95.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 44%
    • Students: 1,122
  13. North Carolina Central University

    Durham, NC
    #13
    • In-State Tuition: $5,525
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 70.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 50%
    • Students: 8,604
  14. Gardner-?Webb University

    Boiling Springs, NC
    #14
    • In-State Tuition: $25,830
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 86.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 55%
    • Students: 4,882
  15. Lenoir-?Rhyne University

    Hickory, NC
    #15
    • In-State Tuition: $29,310
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 66.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 84%
    • Students: 1,814
  16. Pfeiffer University

    Misenheimer, NC
    #16
    • In-State Tuition: $24,150
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 50.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 96%
    • Students: 2,025
  17. Queens University of Charlotte

    Charlotte, NC
    #17
    • In-State Tuition: $29,750
    • Board Exam Pass Rate: 75.00%
    • Acceptance Rate: 53%
    • Students: 2,386

Browse all North Carolina nursing schools:

  • Mercy School of Nursing
    Location: Charlotte, NC
    Student Enrollment: 111
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Diploma

  • Queens University of Charlotte, Presbyterian School of Nursing
    Location: Charlotte, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,570
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: Yes
    Degree Programs: Associate, RN-to-BSN, BS/BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Educator
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  • Southwestern Community College
    Location: Sylva, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,450
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.southwesterncc.edu

  • Tri-County Community College
    Location: Murphy, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,800
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.tricountycc.edu

  • Halifax Community College
    Location: Weldon, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,400
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.halifaxcc.edu

  • Cleveland Community College
    Location: Shelby, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,850
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.clevelandcommunitycollege.edu

  • Vance-Granville Community College
    Location: Henderson, NC
    Student Enrollment: 6,800
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.vgcc.edu

  • Stanly Community College
    Location: Albemarle, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN
    www.stanly.edu

  • Edgecombe Community College
    Location: Tarboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,500
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.edgecombe.edu

  • Nash Community College
    Location: Rocky Mount, NC
    Student Enrollment:
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.nashcc.edu

  • Watts School of Nursing
    Location: Durham, NC
    Student Enrollment: 74
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Diploma
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  • Pitt Community College
    Location: Greenville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 5,400
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.pittcc.edu

  • Surry Community College
    Location: Dobson, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,540
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.surry.edu

  • McDowell Technical Community College
    Location: Marion, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,285
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.mcdowelltech.edu

  • Wake Tech Community College
    Location: Raleigh, NC
    Student Enrollment: 4,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.waketech.edu

  • Wayne Community College
    Location: Goldsboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,800
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.waynecc.edu

  • Western Carolina University
    Location: Cullowhee, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,200
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: RN-to-BSN, BS/BSN, Nurse Practitioner
    www.wcu.edu

  • Wilkes Community College
    Location: Wilkesboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.wilkescc.edu

  • Winston-Salem State University
    Location: Winston-Salem, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,700
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, Accelerated BSN, RN-to-BSN, MSN, Nurse Practitioner
    www.wssu.edu

  • Roanoke-Chowan Community College
    Location: Ahoskie, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.roanoke.cc.nc.us

  • University of North Carolina � Wilmington
    Location: Wilmington, NC
    Student Enrollment: 11,300
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: RN-to-BSN, BS/BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Practitioner
    www.uncwil.edu

  • Haywood Community College
    Location: Clyde, NC
    Student Enrollment:
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.haywood.edu

  • Wilson Community College
    Location: Wilson, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,640
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.wilsoncc.edu

  • Isothermal Community College
    Location: Spindale, NC
    Student Enrollment:
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.isothermal.edu

  • Randolph Community College
    Location: Asheboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.randolph.edu

  • Region A Nursing Consortium
    Location: Clyde, NC
    Student Enrollment: 175
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.southwesterncc.edu

  • Richmond Community College
    Location: Hamlet, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,300
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.richmondcc.edu

  • Alamance Community College
    Location: Graham, NC
    Student Enrollment: 4,200
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.alamancecc.edu

  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
    Location: Asheville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 7,540
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.abtech.edu

  • Robeson Community College
    Location: Lumberton, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,600
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.robeson.cc.nc.us

  • Rockingham Community College
    Location: Wentworth, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,900
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.rockinghamcc.edu

  • Rowan Cabarrus Community College
    Location: Salisbury, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,300
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.rccc.cc.nc.us

  • Sampson Community College
    Location: Clinton, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,200
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.sampsoncc.edu

  • Sandhills Community College
    Location: Pinehurst, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,970
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.sandhills.edu

  • Southeastern Community College
    Location: Whitevile, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,600
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.sccnc.edu

  • Forsyth Technical Community College
    Location: Winston-Salem, NC
    Student Enrollment: 6,180
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.website.edu

  • Barton College
    Location: Wilson, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,200
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, RN-to-BSN
    www.barton.edu

  • Beaufort County Community College
    Location: Washington, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,400
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    http://www.beaufortccc.edu/

  • Blue Ridge Community College � North Carolina
    Location: Flat Rock, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.blueridge.edu

  • Cabarrus College of Health Sciences – Louise Harkey School of Nursing
    Location: Concord, NC
    Student Enrollment: 400
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, BS/BSN, RN-to-BSN
    www.cabarruscollege.edu

  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
    Location: Hudson, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,200
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    http://www.cccti.edu/healthsci/Nursing/nursing.asp

  • Cape Fear Community College
    Location: Wilmington, NC
    Student Enrollment: 7,200
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    cfcc.edu

  • University of North Carolina – Charlotte
    Location: Charlotte, NC
    Student Enrollment: 20,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: RN-to-BSN, BS/BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner
    www.health.uncc.edu

  • Western Piedmont Community College
    Location: Morganton, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,825
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    wpcc.edu

  • Lees-McRae College
    Location: Banner Elk, NC
    Student Enrollment:
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: RN-to-BSN
    www.lmc.edu

  • Carolinas College of Health Sciences
    Location: Charlotte, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.carolinascollege.org

  • Catawba Valley Community College
    Location: Hickory, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,700
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.cvcc.edu

  • Central Carolina Community College
    Location: Sanford, NC
    Student Enrollment: 4,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.cccc.edu

  • Central Piedmont Community College
    Location: Charlotte, NC
    Student Enrollment: 15,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.cpcc.edu

  • Coastal Carolina Community College
    Location: Jacksonville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 5,055
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.coastalcarolina.edu

  • Duke University
    Location: Durham, NC
    Student Enrollment: 14,350
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: Yes
    Degree Programs: Accelerated BSN, Accelerated MSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Educator, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner, PhD (Doctoral), Post-Doctoral Programs, DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
    nursing.duke.edu

  • Lenoir Community College
    Location: Kinston, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,090
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.lenoircc.edu

  • Lenoir-Rhyne University
    Location: Hickory, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,540
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN
    nur.lr.edu

  • Mayland Community College
    Location: Spruce Pine, NC
    Student Enrollment: 990
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.mayland.edu

  • Mitchell Community College
    Location: Statesville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,800
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.mitchellcc.edu

  • NEWH Nursing Consortium Program
    Location: Rocky Mount, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,250
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.edgecombe.edu

  • North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
    Location: Greensboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 6,900
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, RN-to-BSN
    son.ncat.edu

  • North Carolina Central University
    Location: Durham, NC
    Student Enrollment: 4,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, RN-to-BSN
    www.nccu.edu

  • Piedmont Community College
    Location: Roxboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,900
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    http://www.piedmont.cc.nc.us/

  • Craven Community College
    Location: New Bern, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,460
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.cravencc.edu

  • Davidson County Community College
    Location: Lexington, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,500
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN
    www.davidsonccc.edu

  • Durham Technical Community College
    Location: Durham, NC
    Student Enrollment: 5,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.durhamtech.edu

  • Fayetteville Technical Community College
    Location: Fayetteville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 10,290
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN
    www.faytechcc.edu

  • Foothills Nursing Consortium
    Location: Spindale, NC
    Student Enrollment:
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    http://www.isothermal.edu/admissions/

  • Johnston Community College
    Location: Smithfield, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate
    www.johnstoncc.edu

  • University of North Carolina
    Location: Chapel Hill, NC
    Student Enrollment: 15,600
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, Accelerated BSN, RN-to-BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Practitioner, PhD (Doctoral)
    www.unc.edu

  • College of the Albemarle
    Location: Elizabeth City, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.albemarle.edu/

  • East Carolina University
    Location: Elizabeth City, NC
    Student Enrollment: 2,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.albemarle.edu/

  • East Carolina University
    Location: Greenville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 27,655
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: Yes
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, Accelerated MSN, RN-to-BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Certified Nurse Midwife, Nurse Educator, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner, PhD (Doctoral)
    www.nursing.ecu.edu

  • James Sprunt Community College
    Location: Kenansville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 1,535
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN
    www.jamessprunt.edu

  • University of North Carolina – Greensboro
    Location: Greensboro, NC
    Student Enrollment: 10,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, Accelerated BSN, RN-to-BSN, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner
    www.uncg.edu

  • Fayetteville State University
    Location: Fayetteville, NC
    Student Enrollment: 6,300
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: BS/BSN, RN-to-BSN
    www.uncfsu.edu

  • University of North Carolina – Pembroke
    Location: Pembroke, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,100
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: RN-to-BSN
    www.uncp.edu

  • Gardner-Webb University
    Location: Boiling Springs, NC
    Student Enrollment: 3,910
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: Yes
    Degree Programs: Associate, RN-to-BSN, BS/BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, Nurse Educator, DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
    www.gardner-webb.edu

  • Gaston College
    Location: Dallas, NC
    Student Enrollment: 5,335
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.gaston.edu

  • Guilford Technical Community College
    Location: Jamestown, NC
    Student Enrollment: 9,850
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: No
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN
    www.gtcc.edu


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