SC•WINS Provides Additional Funds for Technical Education Scholarships
With the recent legislative passing of the South Carolina Workforce and Industrial
Needs Scholarship, residents of Horry and Georgetown Counties now have more financial
resources to pay for technical education.
Join the multidisciplinary branch of electrical and mechanical engineering that focuses on a combination of robotics, electronics, computer, telecommunications,
systems, control, and product engineering.
Become a part of the sea of change in the way Americans cook, eat, view, source, and
use food. Explore diversified cuisines, cultures, and businesses in the multifaceted
culinary and hospitality fields.
HGTC and Francis Marion University (FMU) recently signed an articulation agreement
between the colleges establishing a teacher education transfer agreement aimed at
addressing a teacher shortage in the state.
The HGTC Turf Bowl Team named the “Fighting Mole Crickets” were champions of the 2019
Carolinas Turf Bowl Championship at the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association
(CGCSA) Conference and Show.
HGTC is proud to announce the 13th annual Addiction and Recovery Series schedule for
2020. Events will begin on Thursday, February 20, and feature a variety of speakers,
including Dr. Drew Pinsky of “Dr. Drew on Call” and hit reality series “Celebrity
Rehab with Dr. Drew”.
HGTC is proud to announce that the Yawkey Foundation has awarded the College with
a grant of $31,680 to support the wildlife internship positions at the Tom Yawkey
Wildlife Center on the Georgetown Campus.
HGTC is proud to announce that the College is serving as the Horry County host site
for the National Health & Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), the most comprehensive
survey of health and nutritional status of the US population.
Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) is proud to announce that HGTC President,
Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore, was presented with the Champion for Youth Award 2019 by the
Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand.
The HGTC Outboard Marine Technology program is the beneficiary of another generous
donation from industry partner, Yamaha Marine. The F250 motor is the third of three
motors given by Yamaha Marine valued at nearly $30,000.
HGTC students are the champions of the 2019 Carolinas Turf Bowl Championship at the
Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association Conference and Show held last week
at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
HGTC is proud to announce that Stolen Babies of Spain, a new documentary film presented
by ValMar Films, and whose executive producer is HGTC’s very own Dr. Maravillas “Mara”
Lencina, has been selected to be screened at the Great Lakes International Film Festival.
When ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition aired in 2007, RJ Pearl was one of four
Wilson family grandchildren featured in the television show as living in his grandmother’s
run-down trailer located in Longs, SC.
HGTC and CCU recently signed an articulation agreement between the colleges for the
HGTC Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration degree and the CCU Bachelor
of Science in Business Administration degree.