York Technical College, a member of the South Carolina Technical and Comprehensive Education System, is a public, two-year, associate degree-granting institution. York Technical College seeks to contribute to the economic growth and development of York, Lancaster, and Chester counties and of the State. Through excellence in teaching and partnerships, the College responds to the technical and public service needs of the community. The College has an open admissions policy for qualified students and annually over 6,000 credit students. York Technical College provides opportunities for individuals with diverse backgrounds and ability levels to acquire or upgrade the knowledge and skills necessary in engineering technology, industrial technology, information technology, business, health, or public service employment or for transfer to senior colleges and universities. In addition to teaching technical skills, the College seeks to provide graduates competency in written and oral communication, computer skills, mathematics, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills.
The College offers:
Associate degrees in the following areas: university transfer; technical; occupational; vocational
Diplomas and certificates in the following areas: vocational; technical; occupational
Developmental and remedial education
Custom-designed continuing education for business and industry
The Center for Accelerated Technology Training to train potential employees for new and expanding manufacturing companies
Student development and lifelong learning opportunities.