Admitting now for:
- January 2015 (ADN)
- January 2015 (PN)
Have we got a career for you!
Has becoming a nurse always been something you've wanted to do? Midlands Technical College Nursing faculty are eager to help you reach your goal in our fully articulated Practical Nursing (PN) and Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) programs. Practical nursing and registered nursing students take the same clinical coursework for the first three semesters and are eligible to take the NCLEX-PN exam. Two additional clinical semesters makes the ADN student eligible to take the NCLEX-RN exam.
- Diploma in Practical Nursing - to become a Licensed Practical Nurse
- Associate in Health Science Degree - to become a Registered Nurse (RN)
- Advanced Placement - for the LPN wanting to become an RN
All programs are approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing and accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. (Address: 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, telephone 404-975-5000, fax 404-975-5020)
Merit Opportunity for Nursing...NEW for 2013, three opportunities a year!
The Nursing Department is pleased to be able to offer a merit opportunity for nursing admission three times a year...in FEBRUARY of every year for selected students to begin clinical the following January; in JUNE of every year for selected students to begin clinical the following May, and in OCTOBER of every year for selected students to begin clinical the following August. Attached is the application and criteria for selection for the May 2014 cycle. Also attached are Frequently Asked Questions.
Criminal background checks and drug screenings...
Students entering nursing are required to undergo both a criminal background check and drug screening. The Nursing Department has contracted with an agency to conduct the background check and to coordinate the drug screening. As the start date for the clinical sequence approaches, students will be mailed detailed information regarding this process.
Do you have questions and want to talk to someone in person? Information sessions are held the first and third Wednesdays of every month (except December) on the Airport Campus in the Health Science Building, room 149 at 2:00pm. The sessions usually last an hour and a half.
Come hear how to get started at MTC in nursing. Included is the process for admission, and information about the curriculum and critical progression policies. Individual questions will be answered at the end of the presentation.
No pre-registration required. No children allowed.
For students receiving Financial Aid...
Be Sure to look on MyMTC to see the amount of aid received. Remember that you cannot withdraw from a class if you submitted an appeal. If you do, the aid will be cancelled.
For continuing clinical nursing students...
Be sure to check the Nursing News section for important dates and information.