Greenville Technical College

738 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville
SC, 29607-2418
Tel: (864)250-8000
13,950 students
Public institution
Greenville Tech is one of the largest public, two-year colleges in South Carolina, with superior course offerings, state-of-the-art facilities and instructors who understand today's industries and tomorrow's job markets.
School Highlights:
Greenville Technical College serves 13,950 students (42% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Greenville Technical College is one of 4 community colleges within Greenville County, SC.
The nearest community college is Virginia College-Greenville (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Greenville Technical College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 13,950 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
13,950 students
1,287 students
Greenville Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
5,928 students
832 students
Greenville Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 8,022 students
1,021 students
Greenville Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Greenville Technical College sch enrollment Greenville Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Greenville Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Greenville Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
19%
12%
Greenville Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
75%
66%
Greenville Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Greenville Technical College More (2010-2012)
Greenville Technical College sch ethnicity Greenville Technical College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.40 0.45
Greenville Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,190 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,910 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,190 $5,940
Greenville Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,910 $10,072
Greenville Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Located in one of the fastest growing regions of the south, Tech is ideally situated to offer a variety of excellent training and placement opportunities to students. Surrounded by world-class manufacturing and business centers, both national and international, Greenville is home to BMW, Michelin and others. Greenville Tech students benefit from a wide range of internships, mentor programs and partnerships with area corporations and businesses. Greenville Tech offers associate degree programs in arts and sciences, business and public service, health and nursing, and the technologies. Many provide seamless transfer opportunities to bachelor's degree programs at four-year colleges and universities. Diploma programs are also available in every division, providing the skills you need without a long-term commitment. Many diplomas and certificates can be used as building blocks for an associate degree. Greenville Tech offer classes in 150 programs on four campuses, and you can choose days, evenings, and weekends along with classes you take online and on television. Our campuses are located at Barton, Brashier, Greer and Northwest.

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