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A Message from the President

Horry-Georgetown Technical College

A Message from the President, Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore

Now is the time to create your future, and Horry-Georgetown Technical College Dr. Marilyn Murphy Foreis here to help you pursue and realize endless career opportunities. A leading technical college in South Carolina, HGTC’s quality, affordability and flexibility make college possible for everyone. HGTC has the resources, staff, and faculty in place to help you succeed.

Our College has more than 70 associate, diploma and certificate degree
programs and continuing education opportunities to jump start your career or
transfer to a university. For those who need more flexibility, the Distance Learning Institute at HGTC offers programs that can be completed online from start to finish.

Our Student Affairs team is here to help you every step of the way with admissions, advising, financial aid, support services and career counseling. The outstanding faculty and staff at HGTC are credentialed in their field of expertise.

Ninety-five percent (95%) of our graduates are gainfully employed in their field of study or transfer to colleges and universities. Faculty and staff create job opportunities for our graduates through hands-on applications in the classroom and coordinate internships and apprenticeship.

HGTC is a true community college, with more than 90% of our students living, working, and remaining in South Carolina. In fact, four out of every five students at HGTC are residents of Horry or Georgetown counties. With three campuses in Georgetown, Myrtle Beach, and Conway, learning at HGTC is extremely convenient.  

Tuition is among the most affordable in the State, and financial aid resources make graduating debt-free a reality! Come celebrate your future at HGTC, and see for yourself why There's More at HGTC!

With HGTC pride,

Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore

Horry-Georgetown Technical College