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Central Carolina Technical College is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education that is dedicated to fostering a positive environment of teaching and learning for faculty, staff, and students. The College serves primarily the region of Clarendon, Lee, Kershaw, and Sumter counties in South Carolina and confers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Central Carolina students have a wide array of programs and services from which to choose. Our online programming and cooperative agreements with other colleges and universities provide students with exceptional opportunities coupled with our more traditional learning opportunities.
CCTC in the News
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Congratulations new graduates!
Nearly 600 graduates participated in two commencement ceremonies Friday, May 8 at Sumter County Civic Center. See additional photos on our Facebook page: here.
22 new nurses pinned
Congratulations to all of the new nurses who were pinned May 7! Learn more about our program: here.
Twelve new pharmacy technicians pinned
Congratulations to the new Pharmacy Technicians who were pinned May 6! Learn more about our program: here.
35th Annual Awards Convocation
Congratulations to all of the students and club advisors who were recognized for their outstanding achievements during the 35th Annual Awards Convocation on April 24 at the Sumter Opera House. See the full image gallery: here.
Award-winning Welding Technology students
Congratulations to (from left to right) Chapman Wollington, who took first place in stainless steel pipe welding at the 33rd annual SC Technical College Welding competition; Austin Mizell, who took first place at the South Carolina Skills USA competition; and Tyler Haselden, who took third place in aluminum welding at the SC Technical College Welding competition.
New SCMC graduates!
Congratulations to the students who graduated April 22 from the South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class after completing a 200-hour program to help prepare them for jobs in advanced manufacturing. Learn more: here.
Bank of America donation funds scholarships
President Dr. Tim Hardee and CCTC Foundation Executive Director Meree McAlister accept Bank of America Charitable Foundation funds from James Martin, Bank of America financial center manager. Learn more: here.
CCTC tours Shaw Air Force Base
About 20 Central Carolina Technical College representatives went on a tour at Shaw Air Force Base on April 15. See more photos here.
Criminal Justice Program field trip
Criminal Justice students took a field trip to Jenkins Correctional Center in Millen, GA on March 25. This was the first time CCTC has been given the opportunity to visit a private facility.
Congratulations SCMC graduates!
Students graduated April 8 from the South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class after completing a 200-hour program to help prepare them for jobs in advanced manufacturing. Learn more
Phi Theta Kappa chapter wins six awards
CCTC’s Beta Eta Pi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa was honored with six awards during the Phi Theta Kappa Regional Conference in Wilmington, N.C. from March 20 to 22.
Employees honored with State Service Awards
Welvia (Shawntay) King was acknowledged with a State Service Award by Area Commission Chairman J. Mac Summers and CCTC President Dr. Tim Hardee on March 19, along with eight other CCTC employees. Learn more here.