Charleston Campus Accepting Applications for New Nursing (RN) Program

ECPI University Expanding to Address Continued Nursing Shortage 

Charleston, SC – ECPI University’s Charleston Campus is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its new Nursing (RN) program. Patti Steele, Director of Nursing at ECPI University’s Charleston campus says, “What’s more, advances in healthcare technology and a growing focus on preventative medicine will exacerbate the situation.” 

ECPI University’s College of Nursing is one of the largest in Virginia and the Carolinas. Its skills-based laboratory environment provides students with a realistic setting where they can learn both the art and science of nursing with a focus on the application of theory to clinical practice. In as little as 18 months, they can earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing, which qualifies them to take the NCLEX-RN exam through the South Carolina Board of Nursing. 

For more information about this program, please contact ECPI University Charleston Campus Director of Nursing Patti Steele at  For media inquiries, please contact ECPI University Director of Marketing at 757.490.9090 or

About ECPI University 

ECPI University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs. With campuses in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, ECPI, a private university established in 1966, offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services are provided. Continuing education certification classes and testing are also available.                                                                          

Throughout all campuses and online, its fields of study include: HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; TECHNOLOGY: Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development,  Database Programming, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Medical Imaging Equipment Technology; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; CULINARY: Culinary Arts, Culinary Nutrition, Food Service Management, Baking and Pastry Arts. (Program field availability varies by campus.) For more information, visit



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Release Date:
Tuesday, February 2, 2016