Academics

Schools & Departments

Whether you know exactly what you want in life, or if you’re still searching for your place in the world, with more than 80 academic credentials, PTC has a program that can help you reach your goals.

Browse the page below to find the right fit for you. Or view an A to Z list of Majors and Programs if you already know which program you're interested in.

School of Agriculture

Located in agriculture-rich Saluda County, our curriculum will give you the hands-on training and in-depth classroom instruction to understand and master the daily requirements of a career in agriculture. And because we work directly with some of the major agribusinesses in the region to develop our curricula, you’ll be qualified to enter the workforce with the skills that employers need, or to operate a farm of your own.

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School of Arts & Sciences

The School of Arts & Sciences is designed for the student planning to transfer to a four-year program and for the student who wishes to broaden general knowledge. Electives depend on students' educational goals and may show wide variety. PTC also offers Bridge Programs with several universities and colleges throughout the State to ensure a seamless transition for students who want to get a head start on their bachelor's degrees at PTC.

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School of Business, Information Technology, Public Service & Commercial Art

The School of Business, Information Technology and Public Service offers the most diverse set of programs at PTC. From Business, to Education, to Graphic Design and Professional Crafts.

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School of Engineering Technology

If you’re fascinated by technology and enjoy a hands-on approach to problem solving, Engineering Technology may be the right career path for you. For more than 40 years, our Engineering Technology program has produced graduates whose skills and abilities have helped them obtain excellent jobs and pursue advanced degrees.

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School of Health Science

Piedmont Tech’s Health Sciences curricula offer extensive classroom training in medical knowledge combined with practical clinical experience to ensure that you’ll have both the knowledge and the skills you need to get a job and to succeed in the health care industry after graduation. In fact, since many Health Science disciplines are critical needs areas in South Carolina, opportunities for employment are excellent. These well-paying positions are in high demand throughout the state.

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School of Industrial Technology

Students enrolled in any of the Industrial Technology curricula will gain practical experience and technical knowledge. Hi-tech labs, broad-based programs and hands-on opportunities prepare students for rewarding careers in modern industry.

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School of Nursing

Health care is one of the most rapidly growing fields in the country, and a supply of well-qualified nursing staff is essential for quality care. This need, combined with South Carolina's critical shortage of nurses presents graduates of Piedmont Tech's Nursing programs with a wealth of employment opportunities, and with excellent earning potential.

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