Why Choose SCC

  • Registration for Summer 2020

    Due to the current issues with COVID 19, SCC will not have an Open Registration for face to face registration. However, registration will be available via Student Self Service and email during regular student services business hours.

    Current students, please contact your academic advisor for class approval for summer 2020. If you need assistance locating your advisor, please contact records@sccsc.edu or advisingcenter@sccsc.edu for assistance.


    The following offices are available via email to assist you with questions or issues: 

    Admissions - Admissions@sccsc.edu
    Academic  Advising - AdvisingCenter@sccsc.edu
    Business Office - BusinessOffice@sccsc.edu
    Financial Aid - FA-Questions@sccsc.edu
    Student Records - records@sccsc.edu
    SCC Online - SCCOnline@sccsc.edu


    Traditional Classroom and Online Classes

    SCC offers a variety of flexible terms with class formats to meet your needs. 

    We are adapting to the COVID-19 situation by offering more online options than ever. Visit our Class Types web page for details on new offerings and options for class types.

    SCC offers more than 70 programs of study that lead to high-demand, high-growth careers and take as little as 4 months to complete.

    The lowest tuition in the Upstate - 60% lower than public four-year university tuition and 80%-90% lower than private college tuition. With SCC's low tuition and financial aid options, paying for college is easier than you think!

    SCC's University Transfer program is the best way to save money on tuition and get into the 4-year college of your choice. Our credits transfer so you can take your education wherever you want to go, or supplement your current degree with lower-cost credits from SCC.

    Education and training that employers trust. Companies like BMW, Michelin, Spartanburg Regional, ESAB, Mary Black, Denny's Corporation and others regularly hire and continue to seek graduates from SCC's Industrial & Engineering, Health & Human Services, and Business & Computer Technology programs, as well as skilled training with SCC Corporate and Community Education division.

    Strong student support services in advising, tutoring, career services and disability services contribute to the fact that 85% of SCC graduates accomplish their educational and career goals by finding jobs in their field or transferring to earn a bachelor's degree or higher. If a campus visit is not feasible, these services are also available via phone, video conference or email.

    The flexibility you need to fit college into your busy life. Classes are typically offered in the day or evenings at convenient locations in Spartanburg, Gaffney, Duncan and Union, or online anywhere you have Internet access . In times when online better fits your current needs, learn more about our real-time or self-paced online class types.

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