Piedmont Technical College: Review & Facts

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Piedmont Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,545 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools located in Greenwood, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Piedmont Technical College.

Piedmont Technical College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
60%
The rate of student retention at Piedmont Technical College is relatively low at 60% (close to South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Piedmont Technical College is very low: 19%. Approximately 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Piedmont Technical College is reasonably decent - 20:1. Learn more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Average tuition prices are low, around $5,100 per year. The additional fees at Piedmont Technical College beyond tuition are nearly $200; this comes to $5,300 annually.

Read the details about Piedmont Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Piedmont Technical College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Piedmont Technical College is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Piedmont Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (864) 941-8324 or check Piedmont Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Piedmont Technical College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Piedmont Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Piedmont Technical College.

Based on the college crime data, Piedmont Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Piedmont Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Piedmont Technical College, 620 North Emerald Road, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646, USA
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