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Florence-Darlington Technical College

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Picking the right college to begin your career journey is a big deal! Florence-Darlington Technical College has a number of benefits that can help you make the connection between college and your future career. Whether you're pursuing a two-year degree, preparing to transfer to a four-year institution, or continuing your education to pick up some additional skills, FDTC can offer you pathways to support your career goals.

Transfer Option

Are you interested in transferring to a 4-year university? We have paths that make this easy.
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Early College

High school students get a head start on your college journey.
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Continuing Ed

Our Corporate and Workforce Development programs can help you advance your career or help businesses create training courses.
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Online College

We offer several programs with online and hybrid options making college convenient for you.
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Stories of Success

“Tech is super easy to work with!”

Students like Madison Shake share their experiences here at Florence-Darlington Technical College and talk about the opportunities they received.

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Upcoming Events at FDTC

Check out what's happening on campus, the academic calendar, the Stinger baseball and softball schedules, and more.

Pre-Nursing Career Talk

Friday, July 19 2024 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Health Science Campus

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FDTC Virtual Open House

Tuesday, July 23 2024 at 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Virtual

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Last Day of Instruction Summer 10 & 8 week

Thursday, July 25 2024 - All Day

Main Campus, Cosmetology Campus, Health Science Campus, Mullins Campus, Hartsville Campus, Lake City Campus @ The Continnuum

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Grades Due for Summer 10 & 8 week

Friday, July 26 2024 - All Day

Main Campus, Cosmetology Campus, Health Science Campus, Mullins Campus, Hartsville Campus, Lake City Campus @ The Continnuum

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Uniform Fair

Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Main Campus

Uniform Fairs in the Main Campus Bookstore on July 26 and July 29

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Faculty Administrative/Prep Days

Monday, July 29 2024 to Friday, August 02 2024 - All Day

Main Campus, Cosmetology Campus, Health Science Campus, Mullins Campus, Hartsville Campus, Lake City Campus @ The Continnuum

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Uniform Fair

Monday, July 29 2024 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Main Campus

Uniform Fair in the Main Campus Bookstore

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Deadline for Fall Employee Tuition Waiver Assistance

Monday, July 29 2024 at 12:00 PM to 12:00 PM

Main Campus, Cosmetology Campus, Health Science Campus, Mullins Campus, Hartsville Campus, Lake City Campus @ The Continnuum

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Hartsville Campus Registration Event

Wednesday, July 31 2024 at 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Hartsville Campus

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ADN & PN programs Nurse Pinning Ceremony

Thursday, August 01 2024 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

SiMT

ADN & PN programs Nurse Pinning Ceremony at the SiMT.

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FDTC News

June 3, 2024

President's and Dean's Lists Spring 2024

President's and Dean's Lists Spring 2024

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May 31, 2024

Georgia-Pacific donates $5,000 to FDTC Educational Foundation

Georgia-Pacific donates $5000 to FDTC Educational Foundation

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May 31, 2024

McLeod Health Partners in Nursing Education Programs

McLeod Health donates $75,000 to FDTC Nursing Program

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Benefits of Choosing FDTC

Community colleges serve as vital pillars of educational accessibility, offering several benefits that cater to a diverse group of learners. From affordability and flexibility to personalized support and career-focused programs, we offer numerous advantages that impact students' academic success, career readiness, and lifelong learning endeavors.

Cost-effectiveness

We provide cost-effective tuition fees alongside a plethora of financial assistance opportunities, alleviating the financial strain on our students. This affordability not only diminishes the weight of student loan debts but also enables students to pursue their academic aspirations without enduring financial hardships.

Personalized Support

We prioritize individualized attention and support services such as tutoring, counseling, and academic advising. These resources help students navigate their academic journey, overcome challenges, and achieve success both inside and outside the classroom.

Transfer Opportunities

We have articulation agreements with four-year universities across the state. These agreements facilitate seamless transfer pathways for students to pursue bachelor's degrees after completing their education with us. This transfer-friendly environment allows students to save money while receiving quality education.

Small Class Sizes

We have smaller class sizes, which provides a supportive learning environment where students can engage with instructors more closely, participate actively in discussions, and receive personalized feedback. This intimate setting promotes academic engagement, collaboration, and student success.

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