Williamsburg Technical College

Williamsburg Technical College

Williamsburg Technical College, or WTC, is a part of South Carolina's Technical College System. Established in 1969 as the Williamsburg Regional Manpower Training Center, it officially was named the Williamsburg Technical College in February, 1979. The campus occupies 41 acres in Kingstree, South Carolina.

Williamsburg Technical College grants associate's degrees in arts, general business, occupational technology, science, public service, and office systems technology. A number of diplomas, and certificate programs are also available in science, and technology.

Students of Williamsburg Technical College are provided financial assistance to help complete their education. In addition to Federal grants, work-study programs, and Education Lottery Tuition Assistance, eligible candidates are awarded the Dayco Scholarship, the J.P. Askins Jr. Memorial Scholarship, the Exchange Bank of South Carolina Scholarship, the Progress Energy Scholarship, the Will Northington Meriwether Scholarship, and the LIFE Scholarship.

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Contacting Williamsburg Technical College

Williamsburg Technical College
601 Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Kingstree , SC 29556-4197
General Phone: (843) 355-4110

Williamsburg Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts34liberal arts and sciences, general studies, interdisciplinary studies
Family and Social Work15child care management, child care provider, social work
Nursing and Emergency Medicine12licensed practical nurse
Beauty and Cosmetology10cosmetology
Production Trades9welding
Medical Administration8medical secretary
Office and Administration8administrative assistant
Business and Management8business
Mechanics and Repair6HVAC, automobile mechanics
Computer Science and Engineering3data processing tech

Number of programs and degrees for Williamsburg Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year4611
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years112
Associate's degree565

Williamsburg Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Williamsburg Technical College had a total enrollment of 601 students (445 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 24%
Black 73%
Hispanic 0%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 18%
18-19 15%
20-21 13%
22-24 9%
25-29 11%
30-34 9%
35-39 8%
40-49 9%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

South Carolina100%

Williamsburg Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 39 %
Part-Time 41 %

Williamsburg Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Kingstree, South Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other South Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Williamsburg Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,062
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,562
Books and supplies $ 1,300

Financial Aid:
Williamsburg Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 932200)

Williamsburg Technical College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year9$34,84210$34,346
All faculty totalacademic year9$34,84210$34,346

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Williamsburg Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management
Social Work

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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Williamsburg Technical College Highlights

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What Sets Williamsburg Technical College Apart:

% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 7%Williamsburg Technical College % of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
% of degrees in family and social work
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Williamsburg Technical College % of degrees in family and social work
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Williamsburg Technical College % of degrees in office and administration
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%Williamsburg Technical College Number of degree programs
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Williamsburg Technical College Minority % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Williamsburg Technical College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Williamsburg Technical College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)

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