Greenville Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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Greenville Technical College is a large two-year, public school with 12,280 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1960 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Greenville, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
64
Fair
Greenville Technical College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Greenville Technical College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 64 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Greenville Technical College is low at 52% (way below South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Greenville Technical College is very low - 15%. Nearly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Greenville Technical College is decent: 16:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Low
Average tuition price is relatevely low - $8,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Greenville Technical College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $300, which makes it a total of $8,600 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Greenville Technical College is $35.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Greenville Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (864) 250-8000 or check Greenville Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Greenville Technical College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 Greenville 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Greenville Technical College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Greenville Technical College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Greenville Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Greenville Technical College, 506 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, South Carolina 29606, USA
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