Welcome to the School of Nursing

Welcome to this web site for the University of North Carolina at Charlotte School of Nursing. Whoever you may be, potential student, current student, alumnus, or a person who just wants to find out more about the School, it is my pleasure to tell you a little about the School of Nursing. We are proud of our reputation for preparing excellent, well-qualified professional nurses. Our students are prepared to practice in a variety of settings including community health agencies, home health care, advanced practice settings such as clinics, and acute care settings usually found in hospitals and medical centers. Our graduates find positions locally, nationally, and internationally.

Notice: UNC Charlotte School of Nursing’s Dual Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program with the School of Nursing at Western Carolina University in Cullowee, North Carolina is scheduled for review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

The program is scheduled for an on-site evaluation by CCNE September 9-11, 2015. As part of this review, CCNE invites program constituents to submit, in writing, comments concerning the program’s qualifications for accreditation status. Only signed comments are accepted by CCNE. If you would like to submit a third-party comment for a program currently under review, please submit by August 19, 2015 to Or, if you prefer, mail comments to: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, Attn: Third-Party Comments
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530 
Washington, DC 20036.



Pat Campbell Wins 4th Annual Distinguished Alumni AwardApril 10, 2015
The School of Nursing has honored Patricia Campbell with its 4TH Annual Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award. Campbell, who received her undergraduate (84’) and masters (88’) nursing degrees from UNC Charlotte, is Vice President of Women’s and Children’s Services at Novant Health Charlotte....

Alumni Spotlight: Lynn DobsonMarch 24, 2015
Those who know Lynn Dobson recognize her as a passionate leader who has long been an advocate for children and vulnerable populations. Hers is a career whose breadth of coverage is matched by its depth of impact. Over the last four decades, she has spent much of her time giving back to others...