Transient Students take a class or two at CCTC while still attending another college.

Follow these 5 steps to be admitted:

Complete the FREE online application here.

First-time users should select “Sign Up” to create a username (email address) and password. Write down your login information and keep it secure so that you’ll be able to log back in at a later time. Please use an email address that you regularly access. Please do not enter an email address on your application that is different than the one you use to set up your account. This will affect your ability to log back into your application.

Click “Save” after each section to save your progress. If you must log out and return, log back in using your email address and password. Make sure you sign and submit at the end for 100% completion.

After submitting your application, visit the Titan Start Portal to continue your application process. This is where you will find your assigned Admissions Coordinator, contact information. Use the same login information you created for your application to sign in.

Applications apply only to the term for which they are completed.

If you have any issues, email or call 803-778-7812.

Transient students do not need to submit any transcripts or test scores. Contact your advisor at your home institution to request a form to permit you to take your desired courses at CCTC. Transient forms can be emailed to or faxed to 803-778-6696.

Visit the Titan Start Portal to continue your application process, including information for your assigned Admissions Counselor.

Your Admissions Coordinator will send you your Academic Advisor’s name and contact information. Your Academic Advisor will work with you to advise you for your first semester classes and discuss any testing requirements. Check the Titan Start Portal for your Admissions decision, welcome letters, status of official transcripts, your username to access myCCTC and CCTCgo, the college’s mobile applications. After meeting with your Academic Advisor, you can then register for first semester classes and review any additional Financial Aid requirements.

Transient students are not eligible for Financial Aid at CCTC. Students who may be eligible for Veterans’ Affairs benefits should contact our VA representative at 803-778-7945for more information. Contact the cashier for information about payment plan options at 803-778-1961.

Attend New Student Orientation to learn more about student services, first semester activities and how to become a successful student. Continue to visit your Titan Start Portal to access important information about New Student Orientation event registration. For more information, contact the Student Life Coordinator at 803-774-3336 or email