Technical College of the Lowcountry: Narrative Description

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921 Ribaut Rd., PO Box 1288
Beaufort, SC 29901-1288
Tel: (843)525-8324
Admissions: (843)525-8307
E-mail: [email protected]
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State-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of South Carolina Technical and Comprehensive Education System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1972. Setting: 12-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 1,765. 75% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing program. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: ACT ASSET. Recommended: SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $10. State resident tuition: $2750 full-time, $115 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $3710 full-time, $155 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $150 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $25 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Campus security: security during class hours. College housing not available. 25,226 books and 244 serials. 106 computers available on campus for general student use.

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