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University Transfer Department is designed for students planning to transfer to four-year programs and
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HGTC is pleased to announce Dr. Lynn Brown-Bulloch recently joined the HGTC community
as the Assistant Vice President for Academics/Dean of the College of Business, Health
HGTC Foundation was recently presented with additional support from the Sheriff’s
Foundation of Horry County in the form of a $15,000 check.
HGTC is proud to celebrate the success of culinary students representing the International
Culinary Institute (ICI) of Myrtle Beach in the 2021 American Culinary Federation
(ACF) National Convention.
HGTC is proud to announce that Outboard Marine students received their Yamaha IOS
and MCP technician certificates for the Maintenance Certification Program from Yamaha
HGTC is proud to announce that Ola Watson, a Liberal Arts major and 2021 graduate,
has been named the 2021 Community College Woman of the Year by
As a partner in nursing education for the region, McLeod Health has made a $75,000
gift to Horry-Georgetown Technical College to support their nursing program.
HGTC students are being hired or offered internships by a new company that opened
a location in Conway. Internships are also being offered for students currently enrolled
in HGTC programs.
HGTC is excited to announce an apprenticeship program with McLeod Loris Seacoast Hospital
through a partnership with Apprenticeship Carolina.
HGTC announced today Bank of America has awarded $50,000 to support HGTC programs
and scholarships, including the Advanced Manufacturing program and Continuing Education.
HGTC hosted a press conference on Tuesday, June 22 at 10 a.m. to officially name the
Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) Laboratory in honor of the Sheriff’s Foundation of
HGTC acknowledged the success of over 70 Practical Nursing (PN) and Associate in Applied
Science in Nursing (ADN) graduates during the spring pinning ceremony this year.
HGTC Teacher Education Department Chair, Becky Hubbard, was recently sworn in as a
Guardian ad Litem for South Carolina where she will work with the SC Department of
Congratulations to all of the HGTC students who made the President's or Dean's List
for the Spring 2021 Semester!
President, Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore, was presented with the Order of the Palmetto.
Governor Henry McMaster presented the award after she honored him with the HGTC Distinguished
HGTC is proud to announce that the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Chapter received international
recognition at the PTK Hallmark Awards.
HGTC is proud to announce that Ola Watson, a Liberal Arts major, has been named the
2021 Christopher A. Calhoun Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship.
HGTC is proud to announce that more than 1,300 students received degrees, diplomas,
or certificates this year, and over 500 of them marched at HGTC’s commencement ceremony.
HGTC is proud to once again present 55 Horry County Schools students college diplomas
to Early College High School students at the Commencement Ceremony May 12.
HGTC is proud to announce that Abigail “Abbey” Carter is one of nine seniors selected
for the 2020 Tourism Student Awards for outstanding academic achievement in their
HGTC is proud to announce the Cybersecurity Team secured top honors at the Palmetto
Cyber Defense Competition held virtually from Charleston, SC.
HGTC is proud to announce an exciting new partnership with the SC Criminal Justice
Academy that provides an alternate career pathway for entering the field of law enforcement.
HGTC recently announced pathways where students interested in transferring to a four-year
institution can now select a specific concentration.
HGTC Outboard Marine Technology Program recently received another generous donation
through its partnership with Yamaha Marine University.
HGTC student, Matthew Defreitas, has been named a 2021 New Century Transfer Pathway
Scholar and received a $2,250 scholarship.
HGTC is excited to announce that scholarships are now available for students in health
science programs offered through McLeod Health.
HGTC recently announced its comprehensive return plans for students and the resumption
of normal campus operations including on-campus activities and events.
HGTC Alpha Nu Sigma Chapter Members and Advisors received numerous awards at the Carolinas
Regional Convention March 12-13, 2021.
HGTC Golf and Sports Turf Management students participated in the extraordinary opportunity
of working at THE PLAYERS PGA Tour event held at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach,
HGTC recently announced the College will host the 2021 Commencement Ceremony on Wednesday,
May 12 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
HGTC offers programs for virtually every interest and career choice. We offer everything
from business, information technology, skilled trades, and everything in between.
Find out more today!