To be accepted as a student at Williamsburg Technical College, an applicant must:
1. Complete an application form obtained from Student Affairs or on the website. Applications will remain on file one year from the date submitted.
2. Request high school and/or other institutions to forward transcripts of all academic work attempted.
3. Present an SAT score of 977 (verbal - 470; writing - 47; math - 460) or an equivalent ACT score of 19; take the COMPASS assessment; or be currently enrolled in good standing at another institution.
4. Register for classes during registration dates posted on the WTC academic calendar
5. Meet the established admission criteria for each curriculum. The student should apprise himself/herself of these criteria.
6. Be accepted into a curriculum by the Director of Enrollment and Record Services.
Former students of Williamsburg Technical College should contact the Office of Admissions to determine what steps must be taken to reactivate their records. All students must update their admission data anytime there is a change in information. Students who are not enrolled for one semester or more must verify admission data before enrolling. New applications will be completed when appropriate.
Starting in spring semester 2015, WTC will offer five totally online courses and several hybrid courses (online with some classroom attendance). Look at the course schedule to see what online opportunities are available for you at WTC. For information, contact the Office of Academic Affairs.
You may have heard of "workforce development or continuing education" courses available through South Carolina's technical colleges. These courses offer updating, upgrading and supervisory development training, both in-plant and on-campus. Training can be custom-tailored to meet the specific needs of industry and can provide courses for enhanced personal abilities through "hobby courses."
In accordance with provisions of the Rural Development Act, the state's technical colleges are the designated providers of training to help keep the existing workforce up-to-date with changing technology and competitive in global markets. For more information on workforce development training, contact the Office of Workforce Development.
The WTC "Dual Enrollment Advanced Learning" (DEAL) program is for you!
Designed for high school students to earn high school and college credit at the same time, WTC’s DEAL classes:
- are offered at WTC, on high school campuses, or at other locations around the county
- transfer to any SC public college or university and many private colleges
- are taught by SACS-qualified instructors
- offer credit that will affect high school GPA
- are free to the student provided six credit hours are taken (textbook costs vary based on individual high school policies on DEAL textbooks)
To become a WTC DEAL student:
- complete the WTC Application for Admission on the left of this page.
- be a junior or senior and be at least 16 years of age
- be enrolled in high school courses with at least a 2.5 GPA
- meet WTC’s admission requirements, including SAT, ACT, or ASSET/COMPASS scores
- provide a Signature Waiver Affidavit completed by your parent or guardian
- provide a letter of permission from your principal.
Attention Parent/Guardian: Be sure to review “Cost Information” and “Signature Waiver Affidavit” documents provided to your student upon inquiring about DEAL enrollment to ensure that you “close the DEAL” for your student. Click here for forms.
At WTC, high school students have the opportunity to take vocational technical courses that offer both high school and college credit. These are called Career and Technology Education courses , or CATE for short. In mutual recognition of the value of training offered at each institution, WTC and the Williamsburg County School District have established an articulation agreement. The agreement establishes those parameters which are necessary for the coordination of educational programs and which will facilitate the orderly progression of students from one to the other without unnecessary duplication of course content. WTC awards appropriate semester-hour credit for articulated occupational program course work satisfactorily completed in the Williamsburg County School District. Williamsburg Technical College will make every attempt to place advanced students into the appropriate level of instruction.
Are you a high school student wanting dual college and high school credit for university transfer?
Are you seeking career and technical education to lead to a degree, diploma or certificate?
Are you a high school graduate wishing to enroll in college courses?
Are you a high school student seeking career and technical education?
At WTC, high school students have the opportunity to take vocational technical courses that offer both high school and college credit. These are called Career and Technology Education courses, or CATE for short. In mutual recognition of the value of training offered at each institution, WTC and the Williamsburg County School District have established a dual enrollment/dual credit program agreement in which high school junior and senior students may earn college credit in several vocational technology programs.
The agreement establishes those parameters which are necessary for the award of college credit and will facilitate the orderly progression of students from one institution to the other.
WTC awards appropriate semester-hour credit for select technology programs and will make every attempt to place advanced students into the appropriate level of instruction based on demonstrated competencies.
For more information about the CATE program, contact Mr. Mike Cumbie. To apply as a CATE students, complete the Application for Admission on the left of this page. and the Signature Waiver Form which can be sent electronically to WTC.
You can earn college credit toward your degree by taking classes at Williamsburg Technical College while home for summer break!
For more Information see our Transient Students page.
Diplomas, Degrees or Certificates
Online or Quick Courses or Workforce Development
Dual Enrollment - High School to College Transfer DEAL
High School Career and Technical Education - CATE
Williamsburg Technical College, 601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4110 or 800.768.2021
Williamsburg Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Williamsburg Technical College.
Employee and applicant inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College may be directed to the Vice President for Business Affairs , WTC, 601 MLK Jr. Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4117, who will serve as the College’s Section 504, Title II, and Title IX Coordinator.
WTC shall not discriminate in employment or personnel decisions or in student admissions or in student decisions, or in all other segments of the College community on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, religion, disability, ancestry, political affiliation, pregnancy, marital status or unfavorable discharge from military service, in the educational programs and activities which it operates, and the College is prohibited from discrimination in such manner by applicable laws. Practices and requirements for non-discrimination extend to the enrollment of students in programs and activities of the College and employment by the College. Employee and applicant inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College may be directed to the Vice President for Business Affairs , WTC, 601 MLK Jr. Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4117, who will serve as the College's Section 504, Title II, and Title IX Coordinator. Student and prospective student inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College or any student decision may be directed to Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, WTC, 601 MLK Jr. Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4162, who will serve as the College’s Section 504, Title II, and Title IV Coordinator. Copyright 2015 Williamsburg Technical College