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RIBN: Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses

RIBN is a partnership between Sandhills Community College and UNC Pembroke, consisting of a four-year pathway for students to achieve a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) at the beginning of their nursing careers.

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Begin Your Journey 

  • Enjoy an affordable and accessible option for obtaining a baccalaureate degree while remaining close to home.
  • Start your career with increased earnings, employment, and education options.
  • Participate in clinical rotations with local hospitals to gain experience, college credit, and valuable connections.


James Crouch, Jr.
RIBN Student Success Advocate
(910) 775-4146