College Profile

Spartanburg Community College

Spartanburg, South Carolina
  • Public
    2 year
  • 4,635
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:16
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 8%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $7,248
    Avg. Financial Aid
Spartanburg Community College provides relevant, accessible, and affordable educational programs and services to support and improve the economic vitality of our community. We are a public, two-year open admission college serving the upstate's Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties in South Carolina. We offer convenient locations in Spartanburg, Duncan, Union and Gaffney. With more than 80 programs of study, you'll be sure to find the right path to further your education. Our unique programs include horticulture (landscaping), and radiation protection technology, partnering with Duke Power. We offer transfer programs designed to start your first two years of college here, then transfer to university to complete your bachelor's degree.
Over 14,000 courses transfer into Spartanburg Community College
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Founded 1963
Total Faculty 295
Full-Time Undergraduate 2,058
Part-Time Undergraduate 2,577
Transfer Students 388
Programs 94 Programs
Courses 661 Courses
Transfer Agreements 13 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 14,296 incoming Equivalencies
13,607 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $4,645
Out-of-State Tuition $7,611
Books and Supplies $1,272
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 17%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $2,466
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 89%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $4,782
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    Visit or call 864-592-4810 for information.

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Official transcripts are required for all colleges attended.
  • Application Fee:
    An application fee is not required.
  • Other Requirements:
    If you have completed college courses in English and math at the 100 level or higher with a minimum grade of C, check with the Admissions Center to see if you are required to take the placement assessment.
  • Apply Here:

Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    The college awards credit for courses taken at any other regionally accredited post-secondary institutions provided the student earned a grade of C or better in the courses.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    A student must earn a minimum of 25% of the credit hours required for a degree, diploma or certificate through courses taken at the College.

Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Special Programs:

Spartanburg Community College

107 Community College Drive
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303
United States
Main Phone:
(864) 592-4800
Find us on:


Transfer Admission Contact:
Travis McDowell
Director of Outreach, Enrollment Services
Transfer Services Contact:
Celia Bauss
Registrar, Student Records
International Admissions Contact:
Kimbraly Patterson
Director of Admission Services, Admissions

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

SCC Tyger River Campus | Enterprise Campus
1875 E. Main St. (Hwy. 290)
Duncan, South Carolina 29334
(864) 592-6200
SCC Cherokee County Campus
523 Chesnee Hwy. (Hwy. 11)
Gaffney, South Carolina 29341
(864) 206-2700
SCC Downtown Campus
142 South Dean Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 592-4050
SCC Union County Campus
1401 Furman L. Fendley Highway
Union, SC 29379
(864) 466-1060
Last updated on 7/5/2022 by AcademyOne.