Local Area Information
Strategically located along South Carolina’s beautiful coast, Horry-Georgetown Technical College is a comprehensive two-year collegiate institution with more than 7,000 undergraduate students and approximately 700 employees. We have three campus locations along the Grand Strand – Conway, Georgetown, and Myrtle Beach. The College strives to service a varied student body through diversity that enriches learning at HGTC.
Horry (pronounce “ORR-EE”) is the 4th largest county in South Carolina. The combined estimated population for both Horry and Georgetown counties is 385,000.
The Grand Strand is best known as a top vacation destination and welcomes over 14
million visitors a year. It is also a wonderful place to call home year-round with
family fun parks, golf, restaurants and great entertainment. Enjoy historic views
in Conway and Georgetown.
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