The Practical Nursing program prepares students for a vocation requiring intellectual, interpersonal, and psychomotor skills that are based upon biological, behavioral, and humanistic principles. Graduates of the Practical Nursing program are prepared to work in a variety of settings and upon completion of the program, the student is eligible to apply to take the licensure boards for Licensed Practical Nursing Practice (NCLEX-PN)
There are three semesters and 48 credits in the PN program.
The PN Nursing program at Florence-Darlington Technical College is approved by South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensure, & Registration State Board of Nursing (http://www.llr.state.sc.us/pol/nursing/).
South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation Board of Nursing
Synergy Business Park; Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Drive; Suite 202
Columbia, SC 29210
NOTE: The LLR Board of Nursing may deny licensure to graduates of nursing programs based on evidence of unlawful acts, incompetence, unprofessional conduct, or other misconduct. Background checks and drug screening will be requested prior to nursing clinical courses. Successful completion of this program
does not ensure nursing licensure. Prior charges may preclude a student from eligibility for entering the clinical and from applying to take the NCLEX exam.