Ellen Sheppard, EdD

Carolinas College of Health Sciences, in Charlotte, NC, has a proud tradition of educating the region's best nurses and allied health providers. We offer a small-school environment with big-hospital opportunities and experiences.

Our talented faculty focus on student success. We hold students to high standards of academic achievement and patient care while never forgetting that our most important job is to teach, develop and mentor the healthcare providers of tomorrow.

As a result, our graduates consistently achieve licensure and certification pass rates well exceeding state and national norms.

I invite you to visit our campus. If purposeful and worthwhile work are what you're seeking, and if you're ready for an academic challenge, Carolinas College of Health Sciences may be a perfect fit for you!

Did You Know?

Carolinas College of Health Sciences is a subsidiary of Carolinas Medical Center (CMC), which is part of Carolinas HealthCare System. We are conveniently located in the CMC campus.

The administration of Carolinas College includes:


Ellen Sheppard
BS, James Madison University
MEd, Tarleton State University
Certificate, Vocational Training Specialist, Texas A & M University
EdD, Nova Southeastern University


Lori Bequette
BS, West Virginia University
MA, West Virginia University
PhD, West Virginia University

Dr. Hampton Hopkins

Dean, Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Hampton Hopkins
BS, Winthrop University
MS, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
EdD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Dean, Administrative and Financial Services
Kim Bradshaw
BS, Winthrop University
MEd, Jones International University