About The SSTC | Horry-Georgetown Technical College
Horry-Georgetown Technical College

About Us

The Student Success and Tutoring Center (SSTC) is a FREE resource center for HGTC students who need both on-campus and online academic tutoring, writing center tutoring, college skills support, and academic study resources.


Horry-Georgetown Technical College's Student Success & Tutoring Center will maintain a creative and collaborative learning center environment to prepare individuals for academic success and the future workforce.


The Student Success & Tutoring Center supports the mission of the College by providing quality academic tutorial services to enhance student learning and retention, academic success and leadership development at Horry-Georgetown Technical College.


The Student Success & Tutoring Center contributes to student retention with focused interventions for students in at-risk populations.

Current methods of accomplishment include but are not limited to:

  • Reaching out via phone and email to students identified by faculty through Academic Alerts
  • Promoting services in mandatory class presentations to all developmental courses, entry-level English, and entry-level Math courses
  • Partnering with faculty to identify students at-risk or in need of assistance
  • Offering Personalized Academic Coaching to provide ongoing support throughout the semester to course repeaters, and students with other risk factors