Top Nursing Schools in North Carolina

By | March 19, 2019

If you intend to purse a nursing degree in North Carolina, you should aim at the top nursing schools in North Carolina. Let’s show below, which schools have a standard curriculum for nursing education and are recognized by the market.

See the latest nursing school ranking of the state and check the top nursing colleges among the institutions and the best evaluated courses in North Carolina.

  • TRAVELATIONARY: Detailed geography information including climate and bordering states of North Carolina. Also includes GDP, unemployment rate, economic sectors, and other economy data about North Carolina.

Top Nursing Schools in North Carolina

List of Best Nursing Colleges in North Carolina

Rankings Nursing Universities Nursing Colleges
1 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Mailing Address: Carrington Hall, CB #7460, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460
Phone Number: (919) 966-4260
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
2 Duke University
Mailing Address: Box 3322 Medical Center , Durham, NC 27710-3322
Phone Number: (877) 415-3853
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
3 University of North Carolina Charlotte
Mailing Address: 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
Phone Number: (704) 687-7952
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
4 University of North Carolina Greensboro
Mailing Address: PO Box 26170, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
Phone Number: (336)334-5010
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
5 East Carolina University
Mailing Address: Library, Allied Health and Nursing Building, Greenville, NC 27858
Phone Number: (252) 744-6422
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
6 Queens College of Charlotte
Mailing Address: 1900 Selwyn Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28274
Phone Number: (704) 337-2200
Website Homepage:
Presbyterian School of Nursing
7 University of North Carolina Wilmington
Mailing Address: 601 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403-5995
Phone Number: (910) 962-3200
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
8 Western Carolina University Cullowhee
Mailing Address: 1459 Sand Hill Road , Candler, NC 28715
Phone Number: (829)670-8810
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing
9 Winston Salem State University
Mailing Address: 234 FL Atkins, Winston-Salem, NC 27110
Phone Number: (336) 750-3278
E-mail: [email protected]
Website Homepage:
Division of Nursing
10 Gardner Webb University
Mailing Address: PO Box 7286, Boiling Springs, NC 28017
Website Homepage:
School of Nursing

Best Colleges for Nursing in North Carolina

Population of North Carolina

About 9,660,000 people live in the state of North Carolina (the tenth most populous among US states. The average population density in North Carolina is about 77 people per km 2 (fifteenth place in the USA).

The largest cities in North Carolina are Charlotte (more than 730,000 residents, seventeenth place in the list of the largest cities in the United States), the capital of the state of Raleigh (about 410,000 residents), Greensboro (about 270,000 residents), Winston-Salem (about 230,000 residents) and Durham (about 230,000 residents).

Three large metropolitan areas have formed in North Carolina, the largest of which (known as “Metrolina”) grew around Charlotte (more than 1,800,000 people, thirty-third place in the list of US metropolitan areas. Raleigh is the center of the “Triangle” metropolitan area (Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill), which is home to about 1,170,000 people (forty-seventh place).Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point form the “Pidmont Triad” (over 730,000 people).

The racial composition of the population of the state of North Carolina:

  • White – 68.5%
  • Blacks (African Americans) – 21.5%
  • Asians – 2.2%
  • Native Americans (Indians or Eskimos of Alaska) – 1.3%
  • Native Hawaiian or Oceanian – less than 0.1%
  • Other races – 4.3%
  • Two or more races – 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino (of any race) – about 8.4%

The largest ethnic (national) groups among the population of the state of North Carolina:

  • “Americans” – 13.9%
  • Germans – 9.5%
  • English – 9.5%
  • Irish – 7.4%
  • Scots-Irish (Ulster Scots) – 3.2%
  • Italians – 2.3%
  • Scots – 2.2%

The largest population groups in the state of North Carolina by religion:

  • Christians – about 84%, including:
    • Catholics – about 9%
    • Protestants – about 75%, including:
      • Evangelicals – about 41%
    • Buddhists – about 1%
    • Other religions – about 3%
    • Atheists – about 12%