A lifetime of success – begins in two years or less.
With over 80 programs of study to follow, PTC offers students a practical, affordable education that’s close to home.Choose your program
The 16 technical colleges serving South Carolina have joined forces to offer a new, innovative advanced manufacturing certification designed to prepare unemployed or underemployed workers for high-demand jobs in advanced manufacturing.
Registration begins April 1. Apply today.
PTC offers day, night and online courses, so there's sure to be an option that works for your schedule.
And if you're home for the summer, you can get ahead at your home institution. PTC offers more than 60 courses designed specifically to transfer to four-year colleges.
60+ courses that transfer to your destination schoolLearn More
You can start with us and transfer your course work to your destination school without missing a beat.
80+ programs of studyLearn More
From Agriculture to Welding and a program beginning with nearly every letter in between.
10 programs offered fully onlineLearn More
Earn a degree from wherever there’s an Internet connection.
6 bridge programsLearn More
Start your program with us. Finish anywhere. Go everywhere.
20+ university transfer partnershipsLearn More
Picture yourself at Clemson, The Citadel, Furman University, Newberry College and a host of others.
7 campus locationsLearn More
Convenient locations whether you’re on campus or online.
The region's most affordable college tuitionLearn More
Making careers and dreams more accessible for more people.
90% of PTC students receive some form of financial aidLearn More
The career you want is within reach.
848 high school students in 7 counties taking dual enrollment classesLearn More
Exceptional high school students can earn college and high school credit at the same time.
Ages 17-60+ The most common age is 20Learn More
Their success ranges from amazing to awe-inspiring.
350+ course offerings to the public through continuing educationLearn More
Find your passion. Dig into something new. Explore.
298968 total hours of business trainingLearn More
We call that big business. You can call it the career fast track.
2013 National Bellwether Award WinnerLearn More
The Bellwether is a national award for outstanding and innovative programs in community college education.