Aiken Technical College

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General Information

Admission Office

PO Drawer 696

Aiken, SC 29802

(803) 593-9954

Fax: (803) 593-6526

Contact: Dawn Butts

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

PO Drawer 696

Aiken, SC 29802

(803) 593-9231

Total undergrads: 2,755

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,655


Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Test scores considered if submitted. Special requirements for all health programs.

College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services C
Sales and Distribution A,C

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – General C
Data Processing Technology A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Electrician C
Power/Electric Transmission C


Computer Engineering – General A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Computer Engineering A
Construction/Building Technologies C
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Electromechanical Technologies A
Mechanical Drafting A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene C
Health Services – General C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Laboratory Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance C
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Electronics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology C

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A
Social Work A

Science Technologies

Nuclear Power Technology A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Aiken Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (803) 508-7263
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville, SC 29829
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,236
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,229 (55% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,186
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,880
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,213

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Aiken Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Aiken Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 54
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 32
Construction Trades 1
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 31
Health Professions and Related Programs 164
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 41
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Precision Production 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 22
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Grand total 4320

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Aiken Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $5,186
Out-of-state $6,880
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 229 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 227 95% $6,213
Student loan aid 21 9% $4,434

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,771 78% $3,579
Federal student loans 470 21% $5,147

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Aiken Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Aiken Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Aiken Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,236
Undergraduate enrollment 2,236
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Aiken Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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