General Information About Tri-County Technical College
MISSION Tri-County Technical College is a public, two-year community college dedicated to serving as a catalyst for the economic and lifelong development of the citizens of Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties through outstanding programs and unparalleled service. An open admissions institution with primary focus on teaching and learning, the College serves approximately 6,000 to 7,000 students through both on-campus and distance learning courses. The College grants certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in technical, career, and transfer programs. The College also offers certificates in continuing education programs. VISION Tri-County Technical College will be the role model for community college education through dedication to high standards, a nurturing environment, community alliances, and innovative leadership. VALUES At Tri-County Technical College, we value INTEGRITY-respect for the dignity, equality, and potential of self and others in personal and professional interactions. RESPONSIBILITY-accountability in personal, professional, community, and fiscal affairs. ACCESSIBILITY-equal opportunity to advance professionally and personally in a clean, safe, stimulating, and aesthetically pleasing environment. COLLABORATION-partnerships among students, faculty, staff, and community to promote open and effective communication, decision-making, and implementation of ideas and processes. LEARNING-facilitation of intellectual and technical growth through commitment to continuous improvement and innovation.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army, Air Force)
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
Campus Setting Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 46%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 8,062 Native American 29.0 Asian 89.0 African American 1,226.0 Hispanic 144.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 4,222 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0