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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
Technical College of the Lowcountry is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Technical College of the Lowcountry may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
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- Application Deadline January 15 – March 28, 2024 at 3 p.m.
A CAREER THAT PAYS
South Carolina’s annual mean wage for a Licensed Practical Nurses is $51,060.
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 $51,060. 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 2022 reports from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Total Program Tuition: 42 credits x $214 per credit = $8,988.
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 2022 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