Students enrolled at USC Salkehatchie can complete the requirements in 16 baccalaureate degree programs by attendance at USC Salkehatchie.  These degrees are awarded by USC senior campuses.


The Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education program is conducted in partnership with USC  Aiken.  The core requirements are completed as USC Salkehatchie courses.  The upper level courses can also be completed at the USC Salkehatchie campus but are USC Aiken courses taught by USC Aiken faculty.  The entire degree can be completed right at USC Salkehatchie!  For more information, contact education advisor, Buddy Phillips.


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing is conducted in partnership with the College of Nursing at USC Columbia.  General education and lower-level courses (first two years) are completed as USC Salkehatchie courses.  Upper-level nursing courses are offered on the USC Salkehatchie campus through USC Columbia with most clinical practice in local hospitals and clinics.  Students complete the first two years of pre-nursing courses and then apply to the upper division nursing program.  For more information, see nursing advisor, April Cone.


Fourteen baccalaureate degrees can be completed online through Palmetto College.  Students must have 60 credit hours completed toward the particular degree before applying to one of these 14 online degree completion programs.  Once admitted, all upper level course work can be completed online.

Degrees are offered in:

  • Business Administration with an Accounting Concentration
  • Business Administration with a Management Concentration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Elementary Education
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Promotion
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Services
  • Information Management and Systems
  • Information Science
  • Liberal Studies
  • Organizational Leadership
  • RN-BSN Nursing
  • Special Education

For more information on any of the Palmetto College online baccalaureate degree completion programs, please contact Melissa Hooks, Palmetto College Coordinator at 803-812-7358 (West), 843-782-8659 (East) or