South Carolina FNP Programs

School Level Program Admissions
George Mason University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
University of West Florida Master Nursing, M.S.N. - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Fairleigh Dickinson University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Nova Southeastern University Master MSN APRN Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Campbellsville University Master APRN with FNP Track Website
Rivier University Master MS in Nursing: Family Practitioner Website
Sacred Heart University Master MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Website

We found 2 Family Nurse Practitioner Programs in South Carolina, and multiple MSN programs in the state. There are also online MSN programs available at South Carolina colleges.

Graduates of a Master of Science in Nursing Program (MSN) are eligible to apply for an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) license.

The South Carolina Board of Nursing requires that all licensed registered nurses graduate from an undergraduate program approved by the Board. The South Carolina Board of Nursing has not published an approved list of graduate programs.

The South Carolina Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first achieve national certification through an approved APRN licensure certification organization and exam.

The Board approves APRNs for four different roles: Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS). The Board of Nursing requires that all APRNs choose a specialty focus. APRNs may apply for prescribing privileges.

Online MSN programs in South Carolina

The following schools offer Master of Science in Nursing programs. There are many programs available in South Carolina, but the following emphasize
online learning.

Anderson University

This program offers four tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator, Executive Leadership, or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Courses are offered primarily online, with full or part-time study options. Graduates are eligible to pursue APRN certification through an approved certification organization.

School Level Program Admissions
Utica College Master MS - Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Website
King University Master MSN: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Website
University of West Florida Master RN to MSN Website
Benedictine University Master Master of Science in Nursing Website
Concordia University - Saint Paul Master Master of Science in Nursing Website
Seton Hall University Master Master of Science in Nursing - Health Systems Administration with Case Management Website
Sacred Heart University Master MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader Website
Notre Dame College Master Master of Science in Nursing Education Website
Bethel University Master Master of Science in Nursing: Administrator Website

Charleston Southern University

This program offers two tracks: Nursing Education and Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Administration. Both tracks are offered primarily online with a full-time option. The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing approves MSN programs offered at this university.

Clemson University

This program offers five tracks: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (A/GNP), Nursing Administration, Nursing Education, or Adult/ Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist. Graduates are eligible to pursue APRN certification through an approved certification organization. All tracks prepare graduates for doctoral studies at this university.

Nursing Licensure in South Carolina

The South Carolina Board of Nursing requires that all APRN applicants first receive a registered nurse license. After attending an undergraduate program approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing, registered nurse applicants must earn a passing score on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). South Carolina Registered Nurses may apply for a multi-state license. APRNs may not.

MSN and FNP Salaries in South Carolina

The United States Bureau of Labor reports that the annual mean wages for a Nurse Practitioner in South Carolina are $99,910. This amount is less than the
nationwide median yearly salary of $113, 930 for Nurse Practitioners. Nurse Anesthetists report $164,480.00 annually. Nurse Midwives report $89,150.00.

The United States Bureau of Labor reports the job outlook for Nurse Practitioners to grow by 26% from 2018 to 2028. This growth is much faster than the average growth rate of 5% for all occupations.

FNP Programs in South Carolina

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Francis Marion University

Florence
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Accredited

University of South Carolina-Columbia

Columbia
  • MSN Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner - Accredited

MSN Programs in South Carolina

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Clemson University

Clemson
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Accredited