College Profile

Tri-County Technical College

Pendleton, SC
  • Public
    2 year
  • 5,582
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:19
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 6%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $8,805
    Avg. Financial Aid
Tri-County Technical College, a public two-year community and technical college serving Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties in South Carolina, boasts the highest student success, transfer, and graduation rates among two-year colleges in the State and ranks in the top one percent nationally for successful student transfers to four-year colleges and universities. The College serves more than 9,000 students annually in more than 70 major fields of study at four full-service campuses, a state-of-the-art Industrial Technology Center, and online.
Over 83,000 courses transfer into Tri-County Technical College
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Full-Time Undergraduate 3,120
Part-Time Undergraduate 2,462
Transfer Students 248
Programs 89 Programs
Courses 642 Courses
Transfer Agreements 9 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 83,107 incoming Equivalencies
13,384 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $4,752
Out-of-State Tuition $8,104
Books and Supplies $1,390
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 24%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $4,221
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 81%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $4,584
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    Transfer students may apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) via the web at For additional information, contact the Financial Aid Office at

Application Deadlines for Transfer

Varies by Term Check for details

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Official transcripts are required for all colleges attended.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Not required.
  • Essay:
    Not required.
  • Application Fee:
    $30 non-refundable application fee.
  • Interview:
    Not required.
  • Other Requirements:
    Transfer students must take the placement test. You may be exempted from taking the placement test if you have completed college courses in English and math at the 101 level or higher with a minimum C grade or if you have previously taken Accuplacer.
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Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    The College will grant credit for courses taken at any other regionally accredited post-secondary institution provided the student earned a "C" or above in those 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.

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Tri-County Technical College

7900 U.S. Hwy 76
Pendleton, SC 29670
United States
Main Phone:
Delivery Method:
Traditional face-to-face, online, hybrid, and synchronous.


Transfer Admission Contact:
Tiffany Blackwell
Director of Admissions, Recruiting, and Orientation, Chat with an Admissions Representative:
Transfer Services Contact:
Chris Caldwell
Registrar's Office/Student Data Center
Veterans Services Contact:
Rachel Ristine
Registrar's Office/Student Data Center
Advising and Academic Support Contact:
Tasheka Wright
Director of Advising

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Anderson Campus
511 Michelin Boulevard
Anderson, SC 29625
Oconee Campus
552 Education Way
Westminister, SC 29693
Easley Campus
1774 Powdersville Road
Easley, SC 29642
Last updated on 9/8/2022 by Tri-County Technical College.