Higher education leads to future success.


The Technical College of the Lowcountry is an excellent choice for higher education in the Lowcountry. We believe in elevating all students to their highest level; that technology is a worthy and exciting career pursuit,  and that exceptional teaching transforms lives forever.   We promise you the best education at the best price to ensure your student has a great future.

Here are few reasons why TCL is the smart choice:

  • Career Confidence. Technical College of the Lowcountry’s 60+ accredited academic pathways provide hands-on education for high-skilled, in-demand jobs of today and tomorrow. In fact, 95 percent of our graduates go on to work in their field of study or continue their education.
  • Easy to transfer. TCL’s smart and affordable University Transfer Degrees are respected and accepted by four-year universities across the state of South Carolina and beyond including Clemson, University of South Carolina and South Carolina State University. Complete one of TCL’s two-year University Transfer Associate Degree pathways and then transfer with ease.
  • College you can afford. TCL is the perfect place to pursue college at a fraction of the cost. With S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance, full-time tuition is around $1,500 a semester. In addition, many students qualify for other financial aid and scholarship assistance. In fact, many attend TCL for free.
  • Students matter here. Students are more than just another number at TCL: student success is why we do what we do. Small classes and dedicated faculty ensure all students get the personal attention they deserve.

Please visit one of our campuses or contact our admissions team at admissions@tcl.edu or 843.525.8207 for more information.



Richard J. Gough, Ed.D., President

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