Associate Degree Nursing

Photo of two nursing students in lab.The Associate Degree Nursing program equips you for today’s careers in health care. You’ll receive quality classroom instruction and hands-on experience in state of the art labs. Practical clinical experience at area health care providers will give you the knowledge and confidence needed to ensure that you're well qualified to enter the profession.  

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After you earn your Associate Degree in Nursing, you can continue your education online with USC Upstate to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). The Associate Degree and general education courses required for the BSN degree can be completed at OCtech.  The BSN degree can then be obtained with an additional year of online nursing study through our partnership with USC Upstate.


Registered Nurse
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.  
Median Salary: $58,300
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Practical Nursing

Palmetto Health
Providence Heart Institute
Lexington Medical Center
Regional Medical Center
Davita Dialysis Center
Methodist Oaks
Laurel Baye Healthcare
Edisto Convalescent Center
Orangeburg Nursing Home   

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