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The best time to get in to any profession is when the growth is high and now is that time for LPN training in South Carolina. We get in to the deep details below with our latest free guide. South Carolina is a member state in the eNLC. The Enhanced Nursing Licensure Compact allows for cross state work within member states as long as the stated requirements are met. Most of the careers in the South Carolina medical field are seeing tremendous demand and growth and practical nurses are seeing it too!

Find Licensed Practical Nursing Courses in South Carolina

Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse in South Carolina

Starting a career as an LPN in South Carolina requires you to finish a program accredited by South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation and the South Carolina Board of Nursing and once you have done just, all candidates will have to successfully pass the NCLEX-PN in South Carolina. See more details below.

What is the process for becoming a certified Licensed Practical Nurse in South Carolina?

Becoming a LPN in South Carolina is easy! See the steps listed below to see exactly what it takes.

Step 1 – Meet the standard admission requirements for South Carolina Practical Nurse training

All candidates for training programs in South Carolina for practical nursing will have to meet standard requirements for admission. You will need to make sure you have met your respective schools demands before enrollment.

Step 2 – Choose the kind of Practical Nursing credential in South Carolina you would like to pursue

Anyone interested in getting their practical nursing credentials in South Carolina will have to complete a certificate program or earn their associates degree in practical nursing. Click here for an in-depth look at the credential options.

The Accrediting Body for South Carolina LPN training programs

Licensed practical nurse training in South Carolina is managed by the South Carolina Dept of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. If you are even considering becoming a South Carolina practical nurse you will need to finish an accredited training program.

LPN courses in South Carolina

The following list is all the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved practical nursing programs in South Carolina.

Aiken Technical College LPN Training
2276 Jefferson Davis Highway
PO Box 696
Aiken, SC 29802
Phone: (803) 593-9954 Ext. 1491

Denmark Technical College LPN Course
500 Soloman Blatt Blvd
P O Box 327
Denmark SC 29042
Phone: 803-793-5176

ECPI University LPN Training
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 300
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: (803) 772-3333

ECPI University LPN Course
1001 Keys Drive #100
Greenville SC 29615
Phone: (864) 288-2828

ECPI University LPN Training
7410 Northside Drive, Suite #100
North Charleston SC 29420
Phone: (843) 414-0350

Florence-Darlington Technical College
320 West Cheves Street
P O Box 100548
Florence SC 29502
Phone: (843) 661-8324

Horry-Georgetown Technical College LPN Courses
Grand Strand Campus
743 Hemlock Avenue
Myrtle Beach, SC 29557
Phone: (843) 477-0808

Academy for Careers and Technology LPN Training
2697 East Hwy 76
Marion SC 29571
Phone: (843) 423-9800

Midlands Technical College LPN Course
1260 Lexington Avenue
P O Box 2408
Columbia SC 29202
Phone: (803) 822-3334

Northeastern Technical College PN Training
1201 Chesterfield Highway
P O Drawer 1007
Cheraw SC 29520
Phone: (843) 921-6900

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College PN Program
3250 Saint Matthews Road
Orangeburg SC 29118
Phone: (803) 535-1354

Piedmont Technical College PN Programs
620 North Emerald Street
P O Box 1467
Greenwood SC 29648
Phone: (864) 941-8724

Technical College of the Lowcountry PN Classes
921 Ribaut Road
P O Box 1288
Beaufort SC 29901
Phone: (843) 525-8267

Tri-County Technical College PN Course
7900 Highway 76
P O Box 587
Pendleton SC 29670
Phone: (864) 646-1343

Trident Technical College PN Program
7000 Rivers Avenue
P O Box 118067
Charleston SC 29423
Phone: (843) 574-6138

Williamsburg Technical College PN Training
601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue
Kingstree SC 29556
Phone: (843) 355-4110

York Technical College PN Course
452 South Anderson Road
Rock Hill SC 29730
Phone: (803) 981-7067

Step 4 – Enroll for and Take the NCLEX-PN assessment

Licensed Practical Nurses in South Carolina need to pass the NCLEX-PN test to complete their license. A sampling of content commonly covered on the NCLEX-PN assessment, how to handle test day, the test preparation demands and more is listed at the link here.

Step 5 – Pass the NCLEX-PN in South Carolina and Start Your Career Fast!

Pass the NCLEX-PN in South Carolina and you will be on the final phase of becoming a working LPN and will just about ready to start your LPN career in SC.

Practical Nurse Salary in South Carolina

In South Carolina the amazing demand for practical nurses is super high and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 12% increase in South Carolina. To compare income information for South Carolina by county and metropolitan area, please take a look at the data below.

LocationPay TypeLowMedianHigh
United StatesHourly$15.63$21.20$29.05
Yearly$32,510 $44,090 $60,420
South CarolinaHourly$14.76$19.16$24.12
Yearly$30,700 $39,850 $50,180
Columbia, SC MSAHourly$15.80$20.63$25.00
Yearly$32,870 $42,920 $52,000
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC MSAHourly$15.95$20.56$25.54
Yearly$33,170 $42,750 $53,130
Sumter, SC MSAHourly$14.87$20.32$26.44
Yearly$30,920 $42,270 $55,000
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC MSAHourly$13.64$20.20$24.26
Yearly$28,370 $42,010 $50,460
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC MSAHourly$14.32$19.16$25.44
Yearly$29,780 $39,850 $52,920
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC MSAHourly$14.13$19.09$23.60
Yearly$29,380 $39,710 $49,080
Spartanburg, SC MSAHourly$15.60$18.96$24.00
Yearly$32,450 $39,440 $49,910
Florence, SC MSAHourly$15.61$18.62$23.80
Yearly$32,460 $38,720 $49,510
Lower Savannah South Carolina BOSHourly$14.61$18.19$23.26
Yearly$30,390 $37,830 $48,390
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC MSAHourly$15.23$17.97$23.40
Yearly$31,670 $37,380 $48,680
Low Country South Carolina BOSHourly$15.17$17.79$23.61
Yearly$31,540 $37,000 $49,120
Upper Savannah South Carolina BOSHourly$13.08$17.38$23.28
Yearly$27,220 $36,140 $48,430
Pee Dee South Carolina BOSHourly$13.08$17.30$22.78
Yearly$27,210 $35,980 $47,390

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