Brightwood College Charlotte: Review & Facts

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Brightwood College Charlotte is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 310 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 18 colleges and schools located in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings

At Brightwood College Charlotte you can earn your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Brightwood College Charlotte follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 3 majors. The most popular concentration is Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Brightwood College Charlotte student retention rate is very low at 48% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
The graduation rate at Brightwood College Charlotte is good - 71%.

Student to faculty ratio at Brightwood College Charlotte is reasonable -- 24:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
This college will consider accepting credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Brightwood College Charlotte is $10.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Brightwood College Charlotte and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (704) 567-3700 or check Brightwood College Charlotte Website.

Opportunities and Services

Brightwood College Charlotte provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Brightwood College Charlotte, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Brightwood College Charlotte.

Based on the college crime information, Brightwood College Charlotte seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Brightwood College Charlotte Location and Maps

Post Address: Brightwood College Charlotte, 6070 East Independence Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28212, USA
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