Seeking admission to Horry-Georgetown Technical College? With more than 65 programs of study, flexible class options, and three convenient campus locations in Myrtle Beach, Conway, and Georgetown, we think youll like what you find. Tuition is less than half that of a four-year public college, and classes transfer.

Horry-Georgetown Technical College offers educational programs for nearly every career interest, from Business and Health Science to Natural Resources and Information Technology.

Whether you know exactly where youre headed in life or youre still searching for the right career path, HGTC has more than 65 degrees, diplomas, and certificates that will help you to succeed!

Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) is a two-year community/technical college that offers more than 65 associate degree, diploma, and certificate programs for students who are either seeking quick entry into the workforce or desiring to transfer to a senior institution to pursue a bachelors degree.

HGTC offers three convenient campus locations in South Carolina, including Myrtle Beach, Conway and Georgetown.

As a student at Horry-Georgetown Technical College, you have access to powerful tools and valuable information. Free tutoring and writing assistance, help with technical issues, advisement on curriculum choices, personal and career counseling, and career placement assistance are all available to students currently enrolled at HGTC.

The world is a different place than it was when Horry-Georgetown Technical College was founded in 1966. Nevertheless, the college remains as focused today on providing an up-to-date education for our students as we were decades ago. HGTC was founded on a commitment to prepare people for jobs, sustain a high job-placement rate, and facilitate university transfers.

Whether you want to learn new skills or enhance skills for a career, keep current in your field, get needed continuing education units (CEUs) to maintain your certification, or just want to learn for the pleasure of personal enrichment, we have something for you.

HGTC also offers customized training for your business.

Learn about Fast Forward classes, a compressed class schedule that permits students to enter classes later in the semester and finish at the end of the term.

Time for another EPIC year at HGTC. Find out whats happening around campus and get ready for some fun!

A high-quality online education that fits your schedule!

The new facilities will be home to Advanced Welding Technologies, CNC & Machine Tool, and Mechatronics!

With the recent legislative passing of the South Carolina Workforce and Industrial Needs Scholarship, residents of Horry and Georgetown Counties now have more financial resources to pay for technical education.

Take a 360-degree tour of each of our campuses, either on your desktop, laptop, phone, or VR headset.

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HGTC Associate Professors Film Selected for Great Lakes International Film Festival

HGTC is proud to announce that Stolen Babies of Spain, a new documentary film presented by ValMar Films, and whose executive producer is HGTCs very own Dr. Maravillas Mara Lencina, has been selected to be screened at the Great Lakes International Film Festival.

HGTC Scholarship for 2007 Extreme Home Makeover Star

When ABCs Extreme Makeover: Home Edition aired in 2007, RJ Pearl was one of four Wilson family grandchildren featured in the television show as living in his grandmothers run-down trailer located in Longs, SC.

Summer 2019 Presidents and Deans Lists Announced

Congratulations to all of the HGTC students who made the Presidents or Deans List for the Summer 2019 Semester!

HGTC and CCU Reach Agreement for Business Administration Degree

HGTC and CCU recently signed an articulation agreement between the colleges for the HGTC Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration degree and the CCU Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree.

HTC Establishes STEM Camp and Local Scholarships

HTC is proud to announce a partnership with HGTC to fund a summer STEM camp for area youth and scholarships for local public high school seniors.

HGTC Foundation Receives Financial Gift for Academic Angels Scholarship

The HGTC Foundation recently received a generous gift of $30,000 in loving memory of former HGTC nursing student, Samantha Herzig.

Enrollment in Electrical Lineman Technician Program Doubles Utilizing $195,000 Duke Energy Grant

HGTC recently announced the completion of new construction on the Electrical Lineman training yard that allows the college to double enrollment in the program for the fall semester.

First Class of Outboard Marine Technology Graduates

HGTC is proud to celebrate the first class of Outboard Marine Technology graduates for the 2019 Spring/Summer semester.

CCU uses HGTC Lab for Marine Science Research

Coastal Carolina University and HGTC team up to test polymers intended to replicate shark tissue for CCUs Shark Hydrodynamics Research.

SC•WINS Provides Additional Funds for Technical Education Scholarships

With the recent legislative passing of the South Carolina Workforce and Industrial Needs Scholarship, residents of Horry and Georgetown Counties now have more financial resources to pay for technical education.

Game-Changing Manufacturing Center Coming to Georgetown

Beginning this fall, residents of Georgetown and surrounding areas will have job training opportunities theyve never had before, and with it, a potential for economic growth for the entire region.

Horry-Georgetown Technical College announced today that the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees has reaffirmed the Colleges accreditation for an additional 10 years.

HGTC Now Offering Customer Service Certificate

Horry-Georgetown Technical College will offer a Customer Service Specialist Certificate to meet growing industry need for qualified customer service representatives.

Spring 2019 Presidents and Deans Lists Announced

Congratulations to all of the HGTC students who made the Presidents or Deans List for the Spring 2019 Semester!

More than 1,300 students received degrees, diplomas, or certificates from Horry-Georgetown Technical College this year, and over 650 of them marched at the colleges commencement ceremony Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.

HGTC Receives Palmetto Goodwill Partnerships for People Award

Horry-Georgetown Technical College received the Partnerships for People Award (North Region) at the Palmetto Goodwills Shining Star Awards Banquet, held April 18, 2019 at Trident Technical College.

HGTC Welding Students Successful in State Skills Competition

Ethan Johnson of Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) won first place in Category 4 at the 37thAnnual South Carolina Technical College Welding Competition held April 18 and 19, 2019, at HGTC.

HGTC Engineering Students Place First in ASCE Carolinas Competition

Students from Horry-Georgetown Technical Colleges (HGTC) civil engineering technology and construction management technology programs competed at the American Society of Civil Engineers Carolinas Conference.

HGTC and The Citadel Establish Transfer Agreement

HGTC and The Citadel established a transfer agreement allowing graduates with an A.A.S in Business Administration to transfer credits toward completing their Bachelors Degree at the Citadel.

Alpha Nu Sigma, Horry-Georgetown Technical Colleges chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), took home a number of awards at the international PTK Catalyst Convention in Orlando, Florida last week.

Dr. Robert Farrar and Mr. Robert Hucks, II have been appointed to Horry-Georgetown Technical Colleges Area Commission, the nine-member governing board of the college.

Coastal Carolina University and Horry-Georgetown Technical College have established a teacher education transfer agreement aimed at addressing a teacher shortage in Horry and Georgetown counties.

Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) has partnered with the Horry County Police Department to offer a pre-academy for law enforcement officer candidates, making it one of only two pre-academy locations in South Carolina.

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