Mrs. Charlene Pruitt-Dorsey MSN, APRN, FNP-BC


Mrs. Charlene Pruitt-Dorsey has over 20 years of healthcare experience. For over 15 years, she worked as a Laboratory Technologist at the Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg & Calhoun Counties, Barnwell, and Bamberg Hospitals. She then became an ICU, home health and hospice nurse for several years. After attending Grand Canyon University and South University, Mrs. Pruitt-Dorsey has two Masters of Science in Nursing as a Nurse Educator and Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She is a recipient of the South Carolina Palmetto Gold Award for Nursing Excellence. She has taught student nurses in the College of Nursing at the Medical University of South Carolina, and the Department of Nursing at South Carolina State University and Claflin University.


Enrolled - Doctor of Nursing Practice at Walden University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, South Carolina State University

Bachelor of Science and Mathematics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC,

Associate Degree, Medical Laboratory Technology, Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College 

Mrs. Charlene Pruitt-Dorsey MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Instructor of Nursing
  • School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Calhoun-Downs Laymen Hall 109