Piedmont Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 1467

Greenwood, SC 29648

(864) 941-8369

(800) 868-5528

Fax: (864) 941-8555



Contact: Zeolean Kinard

Dean of Enrollment Management
Main Address

PO Drawer 1467

Greenwood, SC 29648

(864) 941-8324

www.ptc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,880

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,960

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Students with SAT Verbal of at least 480 and SAT Math of at least 440 or ACT Composite of at least 20 do not need to take institutional placement tests.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management C
Office Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General C
Data Processing Technology A,C

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Surveying Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A
Dental Hygiene C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Occupational Therapy Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies A

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

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.

Piedmont Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(864) 941-8324
Website:www.ptc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.ptc.edu/admissions/new-applicants
Address:620 North Emerald Road, Greenwood, SC 29646
Setting:32
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,907
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,891 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,913
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,113
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,935

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Piedmont Technical College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences22
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services42
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields15
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs116
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians43
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services1
Precision Production51
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total3327

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Piedmont Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total33

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Piedmont 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,913
Out-of-state$6,113
Books and supplies$2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid49896%
Grant or scholarship aid49395%$5,935
Student loan aid19237%$5,188

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,61488%$3,762
Federal student loans2,29644%$6,317

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Piedmont 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 Piedmont Technical College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Piedmont Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,907
Undergraduate enrollment4,907
Graduate enrollment0

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

Piedmont 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
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree

*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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