Focus on Your Future at Central Carolina
Central Carolina Technical College is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education that is dedicated to fostering a positive environment of teaching and learning for faculty, staff, and students. The College serves primarily the region of Clarendon, Lee, Kershaw, and Sumter counties in South Carolina and confers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Central Carolina students have a wide array of programs and services from which to choose. Our online programming and cooperative agreements with other colleges and universities provide students with exceptional opportunities coupled with our more traditional learning opportunities.
CCTC in the News
In the Spotlight
Bank of America donation funds scholarships
President Dr. Tim Hardee and CCTC Foundation Executive Director Meree McAlister accept Bank of America Charitable Foundation funds from James Martin, Bank of America financial center manager. Learn more: here.
CCTC tours Shaw Air Force Base
About 20 Central Carolina Technical College representatives went on a tour at Shaw Air Force Base on April 15. See more photos here.
Criminal Justice Program field trip
Criminal Justice students took a field trip to Jenkins Correctional Center in Millen, GA on March 25. This was the first time CCTC has been given the opportunity to visit a private facility.
Congratulations SCMC graduates!
Students graduated April 8 from the South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class after completing a 200-hour program to help prepare them for jobs in advanced manufacturing. Learn more
Phi Theta Kappa chapter wins six awards
CCTC’s Beta Eta Pi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa was honored with six awards during the Phi Theta Kappa Regional Conference in Wilmington, N.C. from March 20 to 22.
Employees honored with State Service Awards
Welvia (Shawntay) King was acknowledged with a State Service Award by Area Commission Chairman J. Mac Summers and CCTC President Dr. Tim Hardee on March 19, along with eight other CCTC employees. Learn more here.
Manning church donates to Foundation scholarship fund
Jordan United Methodist Church representatives made their fifth donation to a Central Carolina Technical College Foundation scholarship fund on March 24. Learn more here..
Students, staff and faculty took time to relax and enjoy food, entertainment and games during the annual Centralbration held March 19. See more photos here.
Graduation Fair 2015
Soon-to-be graduates picked up their caps and gowns during the Graduation Fair held March 17. See a photo gallery here.
Come See Me Day at College 2015
Three hundred students from 10 high schools in Kershaw, Lee, Clarendon and Sumter counties attended our “Come See Me Day at College” on March 11 and 12. See a recap video: Video link.
SC Technical College System president featured on podcast
Dr. James C. Williamson talks about the letter of intent signed in early March to streamline the transfer process for students graduating from in-state technical colleges to the University of South Carolina and Clemson University. Listen to the podcast here: podcast link.
Massage Therapy Program Manager receives "Excellence in Education" Award
Massage Therapy Program Manager Brent Jackson received the Miller Communications “Excellence in Education” award. Read more: here.