Sumter, SC (09/21/2020) — Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) have announced a new partnership and articulation agreement that provides direct transfer opportunities between the two institutions, in the spirit of academic cooperation.

Through the agreement, CCTC graduates will be able to transfer up to 90 credits to be applied to their bachelor’s degree at SNHU, a nonprofit, accredited institution that offers approximately 200-degree programs, many of which are available online.

“Central Carolina Technical College is excited to partner with SNHU in providing multiple pathways for CCTC students to further their education,” said Jason Tisdel, Dean, General Education, CCTC. “Through this collaborative effort, students have excellent educational opportunities.”

Through the partnership, SNHU guarantees transferability of all eligible credits earned in the following CCTC associate degree programs to the corresponding SNHU bachelor’s degree:

A.A. Degree to B.A. General Studies – Online

A.A.S. Accounting to B.S. Accounting – Online

A.A.S. Computer Technology to B.A. Information Technologies – Online

A.A.S. Computer Technology to B.A. Cybersecurity – Online

A.A.S. Environmental Engineering Technology to B.S. Environmental Science – Online

A.A.S. Human Services to B.A. Human Services – Online

A.A.S. Management to B.S. Business Administration – Online

A.A.S. Natural Resource Management to B.S. Environmental Science – Online

A.A.S. Nursing to B.S. Nursing – Online

A.S. Degree to B.A. General Studies – Online

Based on the agreement, CCTC alumni, employees and immediate family members of employees -spouses, domestic partners, children, siblings and parents – will receive a 10 percent tuition reduction for SNHU’s online programs. If they enroll in an SNHU graduate program, they will also receive an application fee waiver.

“At SNHU, we partner with a number of community colleges across the country to help students continue their education, and we’re proud to be teaming up with Central Carolina Technical College,” said Greg Fowler, president of Global Campus, SNHU. “Through this new partnership, thousands of learners will have the opportunity to seamlessly transfer their credits to SNHU and continue on their educational journey.”

About Southern New Hampshire University

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) is a private, nonprofit institution with an 87-year history of educating traditional-aged students and working adults. Now serving more than 130,000 learners worldwide, SNHU offers over 300 accredited undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs, available online and on its 300-acre campus in Manchester, NH. Recognized as the “Most Innovative” regional university by U.S. News & World Report and one of the fastest-growing universities in the country, SNHU is committed to expanding access to high quality, affordable pathways that meet the needs of each learner. Learn more at

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, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter counties in South Carolina and confers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. Central Carolina Technical College 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. Learn more: