Nursing Programs at SCC 

NursingBecoming a nurse is exciting and rewarding. The demand for well-trained nurses exceeds the supply. Spartanburg Community College offers two Nursing degrees.

The Associate Degree in Applied Science-Nursing, referred to as ADN, and the Diploma of Applied Science-Nursing, referred to as PN (Practical Nursing). Upon successful completion of the ADN program students are eligible to sit for NCLEX-RN to become a Licensed Registered Nurse (RN). Upon completion of the PN program students are eligible to sit for the NCLEX-PN to become a licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Both programs are offered in a face-to-face setting during the daytime. Clinical sites are utilized in Cherokee, Spartanburg, and Union counties.

SCC.s Nursing program can help you become a member of the rapidly growing healthcare profession!

ADN and LPN Course Requirements Below:

  1. Nursing, AAS Degree

  2. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 
(404) 975-5000 
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate nursing program is Continuing Accreditation. 
​​​​​​​View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program


SCC Nursing Program's vision is to build a solid framework for the professional development of the nursing student by maintaining educational excellence and modeling high standards throughout the program

F.A. Davis Nursing Scholarships

Scholarships for Nursing Undergraduate Studies
F.A. Davis scholarships

Information and How to Apply:

Associate Degree
ADN Information Session:

The 2022 event has passed. Contact Julie Denesha at 

ADN Student Handbook:

View/download ADN Student Handbook  (PDF)

Entering the ADN Program: 

How to Apply for the Associate Degree Nursing Program

Biology Policy (PDF)
Associate Degree Nursing FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Associate Degree Nursing Completion, Program Pass and Job Placement Outcomes (PDF)

LPN Information Session:

Contact Beth Johnson at 

LPN Student Handbook:

Coming soon!

Entering the LPN Program:

How to Apply for the Licensed Practical Nursing Program 

Biology Policy (PDF)
Associate Degree Nursing FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)



Program Information
View information about this program including semester schedule.

The Associate Degree in Applied Sciences-Nursing (ADN) curriculum prepares individuals to assume responsibilities as direct health care providers in a variety of health care settings. The program is designed to help students integrate nursing principles and theories with the sciences to utilize the nursing process in the practice of holistic nursing. The focus of nursing is on health promotion, maintenance, curative, restorative, supportive and terminal care to individuals and groups of all ages while taking into consideration the factors that influence them in the total environment.
TAKE ALL GROUPS: 1. TAKE COL-101 OR COL-103; 2. TAKE BIO-240, ENG-101, PSY-201, BIO-210, BIO-211, BIO-225, ENG-102 3. TAKE MAT-110 OR MAT-120
TAKE NUR-106, NUR-120, NUR-165, NUR-265, NUR-270, NUR-214, NUR-138, NUR-148, NUR-212, NUR-224, NUR-271