South College partners with Legends of Tennessee to encourage reading in Knox County schools

South College has partnered with nonprofit Legends of Tennessee to encourage reading in kindergarten through fifth-grade classrooms across Knox County. The program, which is called Reading Champions, will pair a University of Tennessee football player with a class for a 90-minute program that includes instruction, a chat about the importance of reading and lunch. Funding is provided by South College. … Read More

South College Asheville names Dr. Danielle Kwasnik as campus president

South College has promoted Dr. Danielle Kwasnik to serve as campus president for the institution’s Asheville, North Carolina, campus. South College, a multi-campus institution, founded in Knoxville, Tennessee, in 1882, offers 100-plus programs and concentrations taught at eight physical campuses and online. “Dr. Kwasnik brings strength in both academics and operations and will utilize her broad skillset to continue South … Read More

South College launches Associate of Science in Nursing program upon approval by Tennessee Board of Nursing

The South College campuses in Knoxville and Nashville, Tennessee are launching an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program upon approval by the Tennessee Board of Nursing. This is the first ASN program to launch for the institution which is offered through campus instruction over seven quarters. Students work to build a strong academic foundation and learn fundamental skills required … Read More

South College extends assistance to Pittsburgh Career Institute students to finish education

South College has extended assistance to Pittsburgh Career Institute students who need to complete their healthcare program education and are working on a transfer agreement with the Pennsylvania school. “These students need to stay on track to graduate and be prepared to enter their chosen healthcare fields,” South College Chancellor Steve South said. “We don’t want the academic ambitions of … Read More

South College Asheville Physician Assistant program earns provisional accreditation status

The South College Asheville Physician Assistant program has earned provisional accreditation status from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) for its master’s level program in Physician Assistant Studies. This is the accreditation status initially awarded to new programs. The Commission is the accrediting agency that protects the interests of the public and physician assistant profession … Read More

South College launches Doctor of Business Administration program

South College has launched a new, fully online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program utilizing a flexible competency-based education (CBE) format to allow students to proceed at their own pace. South College, a multi-campus institution, founded in Knoxville, Tennessee, in 1882, offers 80-plus programs and concentrations taught at eight physical campuses and online. “South College has a long history of … Read More

South College Atlanta’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program earns Full Approval by Georgia Board of Nursing

South College Atlanta has been granted Full Approval for its Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program by the Georgia Board of Nursing. The board cited the average score of the first three graduating cohorts on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), as well as South College’s compliance with all rules and regulations, in its approval. “Upon thorough review by … Read More

South College’s nurse anesthesia founding director earns induction as national fellow

Lois Stewart, the founding director of South College’s nurse anesthesia program, has been inducted as a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (FAANA). The honor for Stewart, who is now the director of the new Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nurse Anesthesia program at South College, came at the recent Annual Congress of the American Association of Nurse … Read More