About Queens University of Charlotte

Located in the heart of historic Charlotte, North Carolina, Queens University of Charlotte is a private, coeducational university committed to liberal arts and professional studies. Founded in 1857, it has grown and developed into a master’s level institution that today serves approximately 2,400 undergraduate and graduate students through its College of Arts and Sciences, McColl School of Business, Blair College of Health (home to The Presbyterian School of Nursing), Wayland H. Cato, Jr. School of Education, James L. Knight School of Communication and Hayworth College for Adult Studies.

Our online programs help us to continue to live by the university motto: Non ministrari sed ministrare, or ”Not to be served, but to serve.” Now working adults around the country and the world can take advantage of transformative professional degree programs from a thriving university ranked as one of the top 20 universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report for 2018.

The online Master of Arts in Education is offered through the Cato School of Education, which is dedicated to preparing culturally responsive educators who are leaders, experts in their fields and facilitators of learning for all students in a "community of respect."

The online Master of Science in Nursing is housed under Queens’ Presbyterian School of Nursing, which calls upon a history of more than a century of excellence in educating the nursing workforce. It currently serves over 400 students in its ASN, BSN, and MSN programs and produces the third largest number of new RNs among higher education institutions in North Carolina.

The online Master of Health Administration is housed within the Blair College of Health, offering students a private university environment in Charlotte — the healthcare and sport sciences hub of the Carolinas.

Queens’ online Master of Arts in Communication is offered by the James L. Knight School of Communication. With support from the Knight Foundation, the Knight School seeks to enable students to become better creators, consumers and critics of communication in a variety of professional and personal settings in an entrepreneurial environment.

The online MBA is offered through the AACSB-accredited McColl School of Business, which has transformed lives through its business programs for more than 30 years. McColl faculty members are entrepreneurs, consultants, chairmen, and CEOs who share their experiences and insights about running successful businesses with students. McColl students benefit from the school’s active alumni network and extensive connections to business leaders and corporations throughout the Charlotte community. The McColl School is accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. 

Get to know Queens and find a community whose members are eager to indulge in their intellectual curiosity, foster global understanding, promote ethical living and prepare for meaningful, fulfilling lives.

To learn more about Queens and the online programs we offer, call 866-313-2356 to speak to one of our admissions advisors, or request more information.