Piedmont Technical College

Greenwood, SC

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Piedmont Technical College

Piedmont Technical College Student Essentials

Piedmont Technical College Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.ptc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $4,072
Out-of-State Tuition: $5,272
Retention Rate: 60%
Enrollment: 4,959
Year Established: 1966

About Piedmont Technical College

Majors at Piedmont Technical College range from in-demand fields to highly specialized areas of study. Whatever you study at Piedmont, you are sure to receive extensive support along the way from the school’s comprehensive student services.

Located in Greenwood, South Carolina, Piedmont Technical College has additional campuses throughout the area.

Piedmont awards professional certificates, diplomas and associate’s degrees. Areas of study include fields like:

  • Funeral Services
  • Nursing
  • Respiratory Technology
  • Veterinary Technology
  • Cardiovascular Technology
  • Gunsmithing
  • Horticulture Landscape Management
  • Mechatronics Technology
  • Professional Clay Studies

Piedmont Technical College’s student services provide various types of support, including:

  • Tutoring
  • Personal counseling
  • Career counseling
  • Transfer counseling

Applicants should fill out an admissions application, and submit transcripts or GED scores. Entering students are usually required to take a placement exam, as well, though they may request exemption from the exam.

Piedmont Technical College provides federal aid awards like Pell grants and loans. To apply for federal aid, applicants will need to submit a FAFSA. Piedmont also participates in state financial aid programs, including state grants and tuition assistance programs. Academic scholarships are also available.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 4 Reviews

75% of students gave Piedmont Technical College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating

Overall, I think the school is a great place to start. What I liked most is the flexibility of the teachers and their willingness to help. For prospective students, I encourage you to stay focused. My most memorable experience is when I dissected a rat. It was not as bad as I thought it would be.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2003

Overall Rating

The scool has great teachers and advisors that work well with helping you complete courses. It offers many programs and resources.

Piedmont Technical College Map & Location

Piedmont Technical College
620 Emerald Road
Greenwood, SC 29648

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Getting Around Piedmont Technical College


Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.



Total Students 4,959

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 39%
  • Caucasian: 58%
  • Unknown and Other: 2%
Latino 1%
African American 39%
Caucasian 58%
Unknown and Other 2%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 56%
Part-Time 44%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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