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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / School of Nursing is located in Chapel Hill, NC.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nursing
Post Master Certificate (PMC) Nursing Informatics
Post Master Certificate (PMC) Nursing Psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner
Post Master Certificate (PMC) Nursing Health care systems
Post Master Certificate (PMC) Nursing Nursing leadership
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Advanced practice registered nurse
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Administration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Clinical nurse leader
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Primary care family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Informatics
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Primary care pediatric nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Education
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing Outcomes management

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 91
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
3 exams
Other Advanced Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

624
Applied
158
Accepted
150
Enrolled
25%

Applying

88
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

336
Total Graduate Students
38%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
61%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.08%
Black or African American 14.58%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.19%
Asian 6.85%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.06%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (10%)
Female (89%)

Faculty

130
Total faculty
Full-time - 86
Part-time - 44
Male (12)
Female (118)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Preventing and managing chronic illness, reducing health disparities, Improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes, understanding biobehavioral and genetic bases of health and illness, developing innovative ways to enhance science and its clinical translation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Carrington Hall, Campus Box #7460
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-7460
United States
Contact Dr. Nilda Peragallo Montano
Dean/Professor
Email: npm@email.unc.edu
Phone: 919-966-3731
Fax: 919-966-3540