North Carolina Nursing Resources

North Carolina Nursing Schools

Appalachian State University
Boone, NC

Barton College
Wilson, NC

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
Concord, NC

Duke University
Durham, NC

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC

Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville, NC

Lees-McRae College
Banner Elk, NC

Lenoir-Rhyne University
Hickory, NC

Pfeiffer University
Misenheimer, NC

Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

University of North Carolina at Charlotte, The
Charlotte, NC

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC

University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Pembroke, NC

University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Wilmington, NC

Western Carolina University – Cullowhee
Cullowhee, NC

Winston-Salem State University
Winston-Salem, NC


North Carolina Continuing Education (CE) Requirements

CE Requirements for RNs & LPNs: RNs and LPNs: For reistatement or relicensure, a plan for continued competence and completion of one of the following is required: 1) National certification or re-certification by a national credentialing body recognized by the Board. 2) 30 contact hours of continued education. 3) Completion of a Board approved refresher course. 4) Completion of a minimum of two semester hours of post-licensure academic education related to nursing practice. –OR–15 contact hours of continued education