Horry-Georgetown Technical College
Conway, SC 29526

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 7,018
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 20:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Horry-Georgetown Technical College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Horry-Georgetown Technical College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,600 and in-state students paid $5,880.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$7,655
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$5,880
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$9,600
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Horry-Georgetown Technical College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 56% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,468 (which is 2.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Horry-Georgetown Technical College in 2016-2017, was 244, which is 35% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,054 (which is 10.9% above the national average.)

$4,468
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$5,054
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Horry-Georgetown Technical College has enrolled a total of 7,018 students (3,039 students full-time and 3,979 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 7,018 students, 505 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,116 students for distance studies.

7,018
Total Enrollment
505
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 70%

Black/African American: 21%

Hispanic: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Horry-Georgetown Technical College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 34% 1,601
Health Professions And Related Programs 22% 1,053
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 9% 402
Personal And Culinary Services 4% 181
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 3% 121
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 108
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 95
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 87
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 86
Construction Trades 2% 82

Graduation & Dropout Rates

23%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Horry-Georgetown Technical College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

14%
Still enrolled
51%
Dropout rate
12%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$21,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Horry-Georgetown Technical College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,800. Last year, out of the total 2,335 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,985 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,572 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,083 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,800 $24,900
Employment Rate 85% 81%
Total Graduates 2,335 2,572

Campus Location

Similar Colleges

Gwinnett Technical College
Lawrenceville, GA
Gaston College
Dallas, NC
Pitt Community College
Winterville, NC
York Technical College
Rock Hill, SC
Germanna Community College
Locust Grove, VA

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Horry-Georgetown Technical College.

Bladen Community College
60.6 mile away
Robeson Community College
60.7 mile away