Watts School Of Nursing

Overview of Watts School Of Nursing

The campus of Watts School of Nursing is in Durham, NC, which is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Watts School of Nursing include, at the school's highest level, the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

Watts School of Nursing Selectivity

Admission at Watts School of Nursing is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 104 students enrolled (53 full-time equivalent). A large number of students at Watts School of Nursing are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Durham Regional Hospital - Watts School of Nursing To care for our patients,nurturing the sick and strengthening the well, and to improve the health of the community we serve. Watts School of Nursing - Watts School of Nursing Mission Statement To uphold a tradition of excellence in the preparation of registered nurses who can practice as generalists in a diverse spectrum of health care settings."

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Contacting Watts School of Nursing

Watts School of Nursing
2828 Croadsaile Drive Suite 200
Durham , NC 27705-2505

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Watts School of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine45registered nursing

Number of programs and degrees for Watts School of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years451

Watts School of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Watts School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 104 students (53 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 90%
Black 8%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 17%
22-24 16%
25-29 22%
30-34 13%
35-39 10%
40-49 13%
50-64 6%

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

North Carolina100%

Watts School of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 97 %

Watts School of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Durham, 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.

Watts School of Nursing Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Watts School of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 12,200
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 12,200

Financial Aid:
Watts School of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 648300)

Watts School of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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Watts School of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Watts School of Nursing Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Female % of student body
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Top 14%Watts School of Nursing Female % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 16%Watts School of Nursing Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% students 40 years or older
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Top 19%Watts School of Nursing % students 40 years or older

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