South Carolina Nursing Schools

Students pursuing nursing education in the state of South Carolina will receive scholarships that are South Carolina HOPE Scholarship, LIFE Scholarship along with Palmetto Fellows Scholarship.

Certification Tests in South Carolina 

In South Carolina to become, a certified nurse one has to complete one of the following ways within a time period of two years only.

  1. An 100-hour program, which contains written as well as skills portions.
  2. Military education in case by case.
  3. To complete Fundamentals of Nursing in either R.N. or L.P.N. program. 
  4. Certified nurse from any state but certification should not expire.

Once a nurse will be certified then they get opportunity to work.

Opportunities and Salaries in South Carolina

Nursing profession is increasing at faster pace year by year in South Carolina. If we consider year 2006, then there were only 63,190 professionals while in the year of 2010 there were 75,190 nursing professional in South Carolina. At the same rate even, their salaries are increasing in this state and are competing with other professions.

List of Nursing Schools in South Carolina

Charleston Southern University

9200 University Boulevard 
Charleston, SC 29406
Phone: 843-863-7075 
Email: nursing@csuniv.edu


Clemson University

508 Edwards Hall
Clemson, SC 29634
Phone: 864.656.0383
Email: kfinley@clemson.edu


Lander University

320 Stanley Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29649
Phone: (864) 388-8273
Email: cscales@lander.edu 


Medical University of South Carolina 

99 Jonathan Lucas St.
PO Box 250160
Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: 843/792-8721
Email: warmothc@musc.edu


South University - Columbia

3810 Main Street
Columbia, SC - 29203 
Phone: (803) 799-9082


University of Phoenix - Columbia - South Carolina Campus

1001 Pinnacle Point Drive Suite 200
Columbia, South Carolina 29223
803.699.5096


University of South Carolina

Williams-Brice Building#56 
Columbia, SC 29208 
Phone: (803) 777-3861
Email: Gloria.Fowler@sc.edu


University of South Carolina-Aiken

471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801 
Phone: 803-648-6851


University of South Carolina-Spartanburg

800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: 864.503.5000

Nursing Schools by State