Description

Central Carolina Technical College academics are best summarized as follows: convenient courses that help you to transition with ease into your chosen career, or a four-year university.

Located in the center of South Carolina in Sumter County, Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) prides itself on making classes as accessible and convenient as possible. CCTC offers numerous distance learning options, such as hybrid and online courses. They also offer a number of weekend classes to accommodate those with conventional work schedules.

The Bridge Program is another way that CCTC helps students to conveniently ease into their future. The Bridge Program is set up for those who wish to attend CCTC in their first year and then transfer to University of South Carolina, Columbia. Students in The Bridge Program are assured a seamless transfer from CCTC so that they don't lose their hard-earned credits.

CCTC's pre-major study options are also intended to provide ease of transition into college life. Students may undertake such academic programs as pre-physical therapy and pre-dental hygiene at CCTC, making for a smooth transfer to a four-year program.

CCTC also offers the ease and convenience of multiple locations, with more than 10 campuses or learning sites located throughout the county.

To support its mission to provide access to all, regardless of income, CCTC provides a number of financial aid options for eligible students who may need assistance with tuition. In addition to loans there are numerous grants, such as the South Carolina need-based grant and the Patriot Grant for members of the military. The Lottery Tuition Assistance program also provides assistance to those who qualify.

Quick Facts about Central Carolina Technical College, Sumter

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.cctech.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$4,189

Out-of-State Tuition

$5,727

Retention Rate

48%

Enrollment

3,206

Year Established

1962

Licenses, Accreditations, and Memberships

Accreditations ?
Accreditation refers to the practice of being reviewed by an independent, non-profit accrediting agency that specializes in educational quality.

  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Students

Total Students
3,206

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
0%
Part-Time
100%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
2%
African American
47%
Caucasian
44%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
5%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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