Tri-County Technical College is a public, two-year community college dedicated to serving as a catalyst for the economic and lifelong development of the citizens of Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens Counties through outstanding programs and unparalleled service. An open admissions institution with primary focus on teaching and learning, the College serves approximately 6,000 to 7,000 students through both on-campus and distance learning courses. The College grants certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in technical, career, and transfer programs. The College also offers certificates in continuing education programs.
Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the College has campuses in Pendleton, Anderson, Easley, and Seneca. Students enjoy a vibrant campus life experience that includes student events, sports, "learning communities," and multicultural activities, as well as honor societies for those with outstanding academic records, student government association activities, and a variety of clubs and organizations, many of which are tied to academic majors. The nearby lakes and mountains offer opportunities for hiking, sight-seeing, and water-sport activities. A welcoming, small-town atmosphere exists in the three-county service area.
Tri-County Technical College is focused on creating a dynamic teaching and learning environment for students. Courses are taught during the day, evening, and online. Programs of study include degrees, diplomas, and certificates in a variety of career fields, including Business, Marketing, Early Childhood Development, Criminal Justice, Automated Office Assistant, Computer and Information Systems, Engineering Graphics, Industrial Electronics, Welding, Mechatronics, Nursing, Medial Laboratory Technology, Veterinary Technology, Surgical Technology, and many more. The College also has a strong university transfer program that includes Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees. In addition, more than 250 different seminars and courses are offered through Corporate & Community Education, serving approximately 13,000 students annually.
Like the founders of the College, we continue to believe that the greatest single resource South Carolina has is its people. We invite you to take a closer look at Tri-County Technical College. After you see the programs and services available to you, we believe you will want to let us help you prepare for a rewarding career and life.