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