Horry-Georgetown Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 261966

Conway, SC 29528

(843) 349-5277

Fax: (843) 349-7501

Contact: George Swindoll

Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Development and Registration
Main Address

PO Box 261966

Conway, SC 29528

(843) 347-3186


Total undergrads: 6,187

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,053

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,603


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for engineering, technology, allied health, science programs.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Design/Visual Communications A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hotel/Motel Management A
Office Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General C
Data Processing Technology A,C


Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A
Construction/Building Technologies A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A,C
Emergency Medical Technology A
Health Services – General C
Massage Therapy C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Pharmacy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance C
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Electronics A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forest Technology A

Personal & Culinary Services

Aesthetics/Skin Care C
Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting 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.

Horry-Georgetown Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (843) 347-3186
Website: www.hgtc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2050 Highway 501 East, Conway, SC 29526
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,705
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,419 (51% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,356
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,620
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,619

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

Horry-Georgetown Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Horry-Georgetown Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 32
Construction Trades 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 55
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 159
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 11
Personal and Culinary Services 63
Precision Production 21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Visual and Performing Arts 11
Grand total 4434

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Horry-Georgetown 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 $5,356
Out-of-state $8,620
Books and supplies $1,560

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 894 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 854 85% $6,619
Student loan aid 395 39% $5,489

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 5,210 77% $4,151
Federal student loans 2,459 36% $6,123

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Horry-Georgetown 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 Horry-Georgetown 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

Horry-Georgetown Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 6,705
Undergraduate enrollment 6,705
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

Horry-Georgetown 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)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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