Accreditation & Approval

USCB's BSN program is approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing. Inquiries related to the program's approval can be obtained directly from the Board of Nursing at any time.

Nursing Student Practicing Shot

South Carolina Board of Nursing
Physical Address:
110 Centerview Drive
Columbia, SC 29210

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 12367
Columbia, SC 29211
Phone: 803-896-4550
Fax: 803-896-4515

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at the University of South Carolina Beaufort is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education


NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination)
Assessment of Program Outcomes

Evaluation Plan

USCB's BSN program values continuous quality improvement and completes an assessment of achievement toward program, student and faculty outcomes annually through its Master Plan for Evaluation.

NCLEX-RN® All-time Pass Rates

2023 100%
2022 92.7%
2021 94%

Academic Programs and Curricula

USCB's BSN program provides students with essential knowledge and skills based on a foundation in the liberal arts and sciences. Students develop skills in analysis, synthesis and evaluation. In the core nursing courses, involving didactic instruction and clinical practice, students continue preparation for the practice of professional nursing.