College Profile: Williamsburg Technical College
The mission of Williamsburg Technical College is to offer quality, affordable, and accessible educational opportunities and experiences that enable students to acquire the knowledge and skills to achieve their goals and to encourage economic development in Williamsburg County. The College offers to residents of Williamsburg County with varying academic skill levels the opportunity for post-secondary vocational, technical, and occupational programs leading directly to employment or maintenance of employment in any of the area’s manufacturing firms specializing in textiles, plastics, or metal fabrication. Additionally, Williamsburg Technical College offers post-secondary vocational programs leading directly to employment or maintenance of employment in many of the county’s service industries to include cosmetology, nursing, and automotive repair. Associate degree programs are also offered which enable students to gain access through transfer to other post-secondary education. Through curricular programs and extensive continuing education and special programs and in cooperation with business and industry, the College attempts to produce ethical and skilled employees with leadership abilities who are also competent in their fields, capable of adjusting to change, and knowledgeable of current technological advances.
Williamsburg Technical College is located in Kingstree, South Carolina, the county seat of Williamsburg County. The College’s location affords students opportunities to enjoy the atmosphere of rural South Carolina while being near the more metropolitan lifestyles of Florence, Columbia, Charleston and the Grand Strand which are each about an hour’s drive from the Kingstree campus.
Located on 41 acres of land on Highway 377, Williamsburg Technical College is housed in five buildings:
- the Administration Building which contains classrooms, computer laboratories, a multimedia/distance learning classroom, an industrial laboratory, a physical science laboratory, an auditorium, a student lounge, a faculty/staff lounge, and administrative offices;
- the Vocational Technology Building containing offices, technical laboratories, and classrooms;
- The Meriwether Building which houses the library, classrooms, and offices of the Student Services Division;
- the Nail Technology Building;
- and a Special Training Center off campus on Highway 52.
Sited between Williamsburg Regional Hospital and Kingstree Senior High School, the College is in a unique location which enhances its ability to serve the surrounding community.
843-355-4166 (financial aid)
|Title IV Eligibility
||Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs|
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||Academic/career counseling service|
||Employment services for students||Yes
||Placement services for completers|
||On-campus day care for students' children||
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||Distance learning opportunities|
||ROTC: Air Force||
Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Williamsburg Technical College Website
Admissions Considerations & Recommendations
|Open admission policy
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||Student Body Size||No
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||Less than one year certificate||Yes
||One but less than two years certificate|
||Two but less than 4 years certificate|
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