Financial Information

Financial services are provided through the articulation agreement with the University of Mount Olive. Upon acceptance, the Financial Counselor at the University of Mount Olive's RTP campus (919.941.2970) will guide you in the development of a financial aid package that meets your individual needs.


Total cost of the Watts School of Nursing
Prerequisite Courses with the University of Mount Olive (UMO) – $435.00 Per Credit Hour (18-34 Semester Hours)

UMO: 18 SEMESTER HOURS $ 7,740-$10,750
TUITION: (per semester) $ 7,335
FEES: (each semester) $ 377
BOOKS/SUPPLIES: (average per semester) $ 175
TOTAL PROGRAM COST: $ 39,200-42,210

Veterans' Educational Benefits

Watts School of Nursing is proud to be a partner institution with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and a participant in the Principles of Excellence Program.  The School embraces American veterans as students, and benefits from their perspectives.

Net Price Calculator

It's easy to get a quick estimate of your true cost of attending Watts.  Just enter some basic information into our Net Price Calculator to receive an estimated financial aid package.  Your "Net Price" is the difference between that amount and the cost of attendance. 


Withdrawing from courses can negatively affect your financial aid package. You must see the financial counselor if you withdraw from a course or the program.

Want More information?

Explore our collection of sites to learn more about financial aid.

Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note

National Student Loan Data System

Parent Plus Loan Information

Private Student Loans List

Academic Management Services (AMS)

College Board's Pay for College

College Foundation of North Carolina 
Contains information about North Carolina resources for financial aid

Offers both keyword and profile searches for scholarships

Ethel Clay Price Scholarship
Awarded twice a year by the Watts Alumni Association

Permits you to file FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA online

Internet’s largest free scholarship search

FinAid: The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid
Comprehensive resources for all aspects of financial aid

Financial Aid for Minority Students
Comprehensive listing of scholarships/grants for underrepresented groups

Gates Millennium Scholars

GI Bill Website

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

National Black Nurse Association Scholarship Program

Office of Postsecondary Education

Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid
Resource on financial aid from the United States Department of Education