Horry-Georgetown Technical College offers educational programs for nearly every career
interest, from Business and Health Science to Natural Resources and Information Technology.
Our outstanding faculty has designed these comprehensive programs in partnership with
area businesses and employers, so graduates can be confident that there are career
opportunities in their chosen field.
Whether you know exactly where you're headed in life or you're still searching for
the right career path, Horry-Georgetown Technical College has more than 70 degrees,
diplomas, and certificates to help you succeed.
The Advanced Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies department offers a variety
of programs that prepare graduates for excellent careers in the growing field of manufacturing
Although doctors and nurses are often the most visible members of a healthcare team,
many other highly qualified professionals are working in today's complex healthcare
The Arts, Sciences, and University Transfer Department is designed for students planning
to transfer to bachelor's degree programs and for those who wish to broaden their
The Business Administration department offers a variety of programs that will prepare
you for a career in the exciting and challenging world of business.
The Computer Technology, Digital Arts & Cybersecurity department offers outstanding
programs designed to equip graduates for exciting careers in this digital realm that
blends science and art.
From Criminal Justice to Paralegal to Human Services, these programs benefit both
graduates and society.
The Dental Science programs are offered on the Grand Strand campus in a state-of-the-art
facility, where classroom instruction is combined with clinical activities to prepare
graduates for employment.
The Emergency Medical Technology & Associated Health Sciences department prepares
students for employment as an EMT, Respiratory Care technician, and the business and
technology fields within healthcare.
The Engineering Technology department prepares graduates whose skills and abilities
enable them to obtain excellent jobs and pursue advanced degrees.
A General Technology career pathways is intended to be an opportunity for students
to earn a degree in a discipline/field of study in which the College may not offer
a traditional degree path.
From Forestry and Wildlife to Golf Course and Sports Turf, the Natural Resources Technology
department offers an impressive list of programs for students who enjoy being outside.
Medical Imaging Technology includes a variety of methods for performing examinations
of the body, for purposes such as ruling out or confirming and identifying fractures
The Health Science Technology department offers an outstanding variety of programs
designed to graduate healthcare professionals in fields ranging from Nursing and EMT
to Dental Science and Medical Imaging.
Personal Services offers a number of programs designed to enhance the health and well-being
of our community in the fields of Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy and more!
Physical Therapist Assistants are skilled health-care workers who carry out patient
treatment programs to relieve pain and/or increase function in patients through a
variety of therapeutic applications and functional activity.
Teachers are in high demand in South Carolina! The Education department at HGTC offers a quality education in several key fields
relating to early childhood development and teacher education.
The Culinary Arts department prepares students for positions as professionals in food-service
operations such as hotels, resort restaurants, healthcare facilities, and catering
HGTC gives you the flexibility to fit education into your lifestyle through online
and hybrid course options! The structure of distance learning courses is similar to
traditional classes, yet offers the convenience needed for your schedule.