College Profile

Central Carolina Technical College

Sumter, South Carolina
  • Public
    2 year
  • 3,987
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:17
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 7%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $8,188
    Avg. Financial Aid
Central Carolina Technical College is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education that is dedicated to fostering a positive environment of teaching and learning for faculty, staff, and students. The College serves primarily the region of Clarendon, Lee, Kershaw, and Sumter counties in South Carolina and confers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.
Over 22,000 courses transfer into Central Carolina Technical College
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Founded 1962
Full-Time Undergraduate 936
Part-Time Undergraduate 3,051
Transfer Students 340
Programs 64 Programs
Courses 414 Courses
Transfer Agreements 12 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 22,089 incoming Equivalencies
11,978 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $6,594
Out-of-State Tuition $9,016
Books and Supplies $894
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 39%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $3,644
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 91%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $4,544
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    Financial Aid is available to all eligible students regardless of sex, race, color, national origin, or disability. Most students have more than one financial aid option available. Feel free to contact the Financial Aid office at (803) 778-7850.

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    Accepts credits from various institutions throughout the state, as well as from institutions outside of SC. These may be applicable towards a degree, diploma, or certificate, pending receipt of official transcripts.
  • Transfer Applications Received:
  • Transfer Applications Accepted:
  • Transfer Agreements:
    The Statewide Articulation Agreement approved by the SC Commission on Higher Education for transfer from two- to four-year public institutions is applicable to all public institutions.

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Official transcripts are required and must be sent directly from the transferring institution to Central Carolina Technical College. Transcripts sent or brought in by the student are considered unofficial and can only be used for admissions purposes.
  • Other Requirements:
    Central Carolina Technical College is an "open door" institution serving the educational needs of all who can benefit from its courses and programs.
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Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Transfer Agreements:
    The University Transfer Programs, specifically designed for a student whose goal is a baccalaureate degree, enable the student to complete the first two years of college or university work in an affordable, flexible, close-to-home environment.
  • View Transfer Agreements:
  • Special Programs:
    Visit our website for information on our Bridge Program with the University of South Carolina and a listing of the articulation agreements we have with other institutions of higher education.

Central Carolina Technical College

506 North Guignard Drive
Sumter, South Carolina 29150-2499
United States
Main Phone:
(803) 778-1961
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Transfer Admission Contact:
(803) 778-7812
Transfer Services Contact:
Beverly Osborne
Assistant Director, Advisement Services, Advisement & Support Center
(803) 778-6615
Last updated on 2/8/2024 by Central Carolina Technical College.