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Carolinas College Of Health Sciences

Overview of Carolinas College Of Health Sciences

Charlotte, NC is home to Carolinas College of Health Sciences. Charlotte is a large city. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Carolinas College of Health Sciences go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in nursing and emergency medicine.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants. The school attracts a lot of applicants every year, and can only accept about 33% of them (as of 2007-2008). Three quarters of students in 2007-2008 had SAT verbal scores of at least 440. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 460 and 560.

Faculty

The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

Carolinas College of Health Sciences has 484 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008).

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Carolinas College of Health Sciences

Carolinas College of Health Sciences
1200 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte , NC 28203-2861
General Phone: (704) 355-5043
http://www.carolinascollege.edu

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Carolinas College of Health Sciences Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine133EMT paramedic, pre-nursing, registered nursing
Medical Support and Technology34surgical tech, radiographer, clinical lab tech

Number of programs and degrees for Carolinas College of Health Sciences in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years333
Associate's degree1052
Award of less than 1 academic year291

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Student Body

In 2007-2008, Carolinas College of Health Sciences had a total enrollment of 484 students (354 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 15%
Women 85%
Full-Time 24%
Part-Time 76%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 83%
Black 8%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 12%
20-21 17%
22-24 20%
25-29 20%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 10%
50-64 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
North Carolina94%
South Carolina6%

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 69 %
Part-Time 67 %

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Charlotte, North Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other North Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total1675533%55100%
Men22836%8100%
Women1454732%47100%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal440570
SAT Math460560

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT93%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Carolinas College of Health Sciences participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3104202)

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year0*9$66,439
All faculty totalcalendar year0*9$66,439

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year0*13$62,521
All faculty totalacademic year0*13$62,521

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Pre-Nursing Studies

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Carolinas College of Health Sciences Highlights

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What Sets Carolinas College of Health Sciences Apart:

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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Carolinas College of Health Sciences Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Carolinas College of Health Sciences % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 10%Carolinas College of Health Sciences Female % of student body
Student SAT scores
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 14%Carolinas College of Health Sciences Student SAT scores
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 15%Carolinas College of Health Sciences Salaries of full-time faculty
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Top 15%Carolinas College of Health Sciences Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)

Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study

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