SCC's LPN Program: Apply Today!

NOTE: The LPN program at SCC is located at the SCC Cherokee County Campus in Gaffney, SC. You must be a currently enrolled student at SCC to apply for Licenced Practical Nurse - LPN - program! The application will be available in the MySCC Portal for all current students.

Apply to Spartanburg Community College if you are not already a current student. Students need to be accepted to SCC before applying for the program. All transcripts should be sent directly to the SCC Admissions department if you are transferring classes. Please contact them at (864) 592-4800 or with any questions regarding transcripts.

LPN Application Process

How do I apply? Admission Requirements:

Admission into the SCC nursing program is very competitive. All applications are carefully reviewed by the School of Nursing. Please consult the Spartanburg Community College academic website and the nursing website ( for more details, including the Frequently Asked Questions section.

Minimum Admission Criteria:

      • Applicants must be admitted to Spartanburg Community College and have a minimum GPA of 2.5 in required general education courses
      • Applicants must earn a grade of C or better in all prerequisite courses. All general education courses do not have to be completed to apply to the program.
      • PN students need BIO 112. They are eligible to substitute BIO 210 & BIO 211, if successfully completed within the prescribed time range, but neither is required. BIO 225 is also not required for PN. Please view the current Biology Policy.
      • Applicants must complete the TEAS test to be considered for admission. Details for the exam can be found in the TEAS Policy.

Application Steps:

Items to be Completed for Application Packet