Technical College of the Lowcountry

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

921 South Ribaut Road

PO Box 1288

Beaufort, SC 29901-1288

(843) 525-8208

(800) 768-8252

Fax: (843) 525-8285



Contact: Melanie Gallion

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 1288

Beaufort, SC 29901-1288

(843) 525-8324

www.tcl.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,900

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,900

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25

Admissions Policies/Requirements

SAT or ACT required for placement and counseling. Nursing students are encouraged to have a personal interview and must submit NET test results.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C
Landscaping C

Business, Management, & Marketing

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

Computer & Information Sciences

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

Construction Trades

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

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

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

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance C
Nursing (RN) A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Law Enforcement Administration 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.

Technical College of the Lowcountry Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(800) 768-8252
Website:www.tcl.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.applyweb.com/apply/tcl/
Address:921 Ribaut Road, Beaufort, SC 29901-1288
Setting:32
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,231
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,219 (55% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,876
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,268
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,895

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Technical College of the Lowcountry Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Technical College of the Lowcountry.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Construction Trades1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields61
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs63
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities21
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians41
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Grand total3013

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities21
Grand total55

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Technical College of the Lowcountry 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$4,876
Out-of-state$9,268
Books and supplies$1,240

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 aid15591%
Grant or scholarship aid15591%$6,895
Student loan aid3923%$3,227

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,99786%$6,569
Federal student loans46620%$2,661

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Technical College of the Lowcountry Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,231
Undergraduate enrollment2,231
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

Technical College of the Lowcountry 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 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
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation
    • Massage - Accreditation of programs in the United States that award postsecondary certificates, postsecondary diplomas, and academic Associate degrees, in the practice of massage therapy and bodywork.

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