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Certify Your Skills
Earn valuable industry credentials! Coursework qualifies students to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) exam.
NCLEX-PN Results, Technical College of the Lowcountry
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Accreditation & Accolades
The Practical Nursing Diploma program at The Technical College of the Lowcountry located in Beaufort, South Carolina is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Practical Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at https://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm
South Carolina Department of Labor and Licensing and Regulation Board of Nursing
Synergy Business Park, Suite 202, Kingstree Building 110 / Centerview Drive; P.O. Box 12367 / Columbia, SC 29211-2367 / website
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The application period for the Spring 2023 cohort is August 1–October 17, 2022 at 3 pm.
A CAREER THAT PAYS
South Carolina’s annual mean wage for a Licensed Practical Nurses is $43,630.
Employment is projected to grow 12% from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.
The program can be completed in three semesters (in just one year)!
South Carolina’s annual mean wage for a Licensed Practical Nurses is $43,630. Employment of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses is projected to grow 12 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.
As the baby-boom population ages, the overall need for healthcare services is expected to increase, according to to 2020 reports from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Total Program Tuition: 42 credits x $200 per credit = $8,400.
Remember, this is before S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance and other financial aid, which could drop your costs by more than half. In fact, after financial aid, many TCL students attend for free. See more about paying for TCL.
*Based on Fall 2021 in-state, in-service-area tuition. Your actual cost may differ. Does not include fees, books and other costs. Qualifications vary.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
“I didn’t want to go into debt, and TCL is very affordable. Plus, former students spoke very highly of the program.”
FAQS & ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Nursing Program Director / Instructor
Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 2, Rm. 216
Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 2, Rm. 215
Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 2, Rm. 214
Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 2, Rm. 240