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SC Technical College System

In South Carolina


Piedmont Tech receives workforce grant
GSA Business – February 1, 2017
Piedmont Technical College was one of four organizations in the state to receive a grant from the State Workforce Development Board.
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Wright hired as vice president for advancement at Greenville Technical College
UpstateBizSC – February 1, 2017
Ann Wright begins work today as vice president for advancement with the Greenville Tech Foundation. Ann has spent the last three decades with the American Red Cross.
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BMW gives $300K to Cherokee County schools' STEM program
Herald-Journal – January 31, 2017
Cherokee County school officials hope a significant gift from BMW Manufacturing Co. will help train students for the workforce of tomorrow.
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Around the Nation


The value of partnerships
Community College Daily – February 2, 2017
Community college leaders who want to expand their workforce development programs would do well to explore opportunities for innovative programs with foundations and corporations.
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Bringing order to credentialing
Community College Daily – February 1, 2017
Several national initiatives are under way to bring some clarity to the concepts of competencies and credentials – and connect them in a meaningful way.
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Partnerships are critical
Community College Daily – January 31, 2017
The most innovative ideas and initiatives in workforce education are being developed by partnerships involving community colleges, industry groups, foundations and nonprofits.
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Why this community college is getting rid of remedial classes
PBS NewsHour – January 31, 2017
Chet Jordan stood in front of his class at Guttman Community College dressed in black skinny jeans and a bowler hat, sipping coffee. He took a straw poll of his students: How many of you know that this school doesn’t place students in not-for-credit remedial classes?
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