College Profile

Florence-Darlington Technical College

Florence, South Carolina
  • Public
    2 year
  • 4,182
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:26
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 9%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $14.3K
    Avg. Financial Aid
Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) is a post-secondary, public, two-year institution that offers comprehensive technical education, workforce development, and other educational services (including general education) to students, businesses, and industries. Through instructional programs, business and industry partnerships, and community involvement, FDTC plays a prominent role in the economic development of the Pee Dee region of South Carolina and the quality of life of the regions citizens.
Over 11,500 courses transfer into Florence-Darlington Technical College
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Founded 1963
Total Faculty 96
Full-Time Undergraduate 1,719
Part-Time Undergraduate 2,463
Application Acceptance Rate 100%
Transfer Students 530
Programs 84 Programs
Courses 938 Courses
Transfer Agreements 11 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 11,541 incoming Equivalencies
12,646 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $4,606
Out-of-State Tuition $6,742
Books and Supplies $1,248
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 65%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $6,456
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 82%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $7,839

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    FDTC admits transfer students regardless of standing or status at the previous institution. Students are admitted to our institution based on the entrance requirements for our specific programs.
  • View Agreements:

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Minimum GPA:
    In order to transfer credit, a grade of "C" or better must have been made in the subject.
  • Official Transcripts:
    Transfer applicants must request transcripts from each college attended. For admission, transcripts must show the applicant has completed at least one college level Math and one college level English composition course with a grade of "C" or above
  • SAT Scores:
    All students are given the opportunity to take the college placement test to determine course placement. Students are placed in courses based on multiple placement scores provided.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Not applicable
  • Essay:
    Not applicable
  • Application Fee:
    Free Application : Apply Today!
  • Apply Here:

Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    Minimum grade of "C" required to be awarded transfer credit.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    Must complete 25% of the total hours required for the select major at Florence-Darlington Technical College

Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Transfer Agreements:
    Coker University Hartsville, SC
  • Special Programs:
    Student Support Services - Grant RUSH - Removing Underserve Student Hurdles CCAMPIS- Assist Student with Daycare while in School

Florence-Darlington Technical College

2715 W. Lucas Street
Florence, South Carolina 29501-0548
United States
Main Phone:
(843) 661-8324


Athletic Director Contact:
Coach Preston McDonald
Athletics Director
Assessment Center:
Charlotte Forrest
Assessment Center
(843) 661-8293
Business Office:
Debbie Cheek
Business Office
(843) 661-8311
Genell Gause
(843) 661-8090
Lauren Dorton
(843) 661-8289
Financial Aid:
Monica Starr
Director, Financial Aid Office
(843) 661-8085
Terry Miller
(843) 661-8325

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Hartsville Site
225 Swift Creek Road
Hartsville, South Carolina 29550
The Continuum- Lake City Site
208 West Main Street
Lake City, South Carolina 29560
Mullins Technology Site
109 South Main Street
Mullins, South Carolina 29574
Last updated on 5/23/2022 by AcademyOne.