SOUTH CAROLINA CLE
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South Carolina MCLE Requirements
SC CLE credit hours required: 14 hours per reporting period
Specialty credits required: 2 hours of legal ethics or professional responsibility. At least once every 3 annual reporting periods, 1 of these 2 specialty hours must be devoted to instruction in substance abuse or mental health issues and the legal profession.
Length of reporting period: 1 year
Compliance date: February 28
Reporting date: March 1
Compliance group: All attorneys report annually.
Minutes per credit hour: 60 minutes. To calculate credit for a specific program, divide the total length of the program in minutes by 60 and round down to the nearest quarter hour.
South Carolina CLE Requirements (from the American Bar Association website)