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Piedmont Technical College

Greenwood, SC
University Website: www.ptc.edu
Apply Online: https://banwebsrv.ptc.edu/PROD/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
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Piedmont Technical College is a comprehensive two-year community college that serves seven counties in the Lakelands region of South Carolina. The college's primary site is the Lex Walters Campus in Greenwood, South Carolina. Six additional County Centers also serve students in Abbeville County, Edgefield County, Laurens County, McCormick County, Newberry County, and Saluda County. Piedmont Technical College serves the largest geographic area of any institution in the South Carolina Technical College System. The college was founded in 1966. Dr. Lex Walters led the college from 1969 to 2008. On Dr. Walters' retirement, Dr. Rayburn Brooks was named college president, and he assumed leadership of the college in March 2008.

Piedmont Technical College offers academic degrees, diplomas, and certificates that are tied to the employment needs of the local community and area employers. The college's Continuing Education Division promotes local economic development with non-credit courses and training programs that serve individuals, businesses, and organizations. Piedmont Technical College has also received regional and state recognition for its distance learning programs.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $4,931.00 avg tuition

620 North Emerald Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-8324

Apply online Admissions:
www.ptc.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.ptc.edu/admissions/fininfo

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Construction Trades
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
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Piedmont Technical College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 56%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Piedmont Technical College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,323.00 $3,731.00 $4,931.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $200.00 $200.00 $200.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $138.00 $155.00 $205.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $6,152.00 $5,717.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $5,717.00 $5,717.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,514.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 28%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,169.00

Piedmont Technical College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Production Operations, General X
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician X
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Building Construction Technology X
EDUCATION
Technical Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Engineering Technology, General X
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care and Support Services Management X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician X
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X
Social Work X

Scholarships for Students in South Carolina

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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