SouthCentral RIBN

The SouthCentral RIBN program will provide a seamless associate to baccalaureate nursing education for top academic students. The first three years of study will be at one of the Partner Community Colleges in collaboration with UNC Pembroke (UNCP).

Upon successful completion of the first three years and after passing the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) students will be eligible to practice and matriculate into the fourth year of the program. Students will take their fourth year at UNCP.  Candidates are enrolled in both the designated community college and at UNC - Pembroke. Click link to learn more>>

South Central NC RIBN Collaborative Partners


The Foundation for Nursing Excellence coordinated the RIBN project from 2008-2016 with financial support from The Duke Endowment, the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the NC Area Health Education Centers.