University of South Carolina-Palmetto College’s online graduate education program was ranked number 15 in the country by U. News & World Report in 2015, and the school also offers completely online bachelor’s degree via the entire University of South Carolina system.
K-12 students in South Carolina have a fortunate number of online learning opportunities available to them as well.” With both public and private colleges located throughout the state, South Carolina has online degree offerings for students at any level—from certificate programs and associate degrees, to bachelor’s and doctoral degrees.
Coursework can be easily accessed through Moodle, an online learning platform that students can access any time at their convenience.
Before enrolling, students can take the online readiness survey to gauge their interest in programs offered completely online.
Transfer programs are also available to students who wish to continue their education at a four-year college or university.
Classes are typically six to eight weeks in length and are comprised of 12 lessons total (this has averaged out to be about 24 hours of instruction).
A new section of courses begin monthly, which gives students the flexibility to start a program virtually at any time.
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College is a two-year educational institution that awards associate in arts, associate in science and associate in applied science degrees.
The college is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
There are also two certificate programs offered at Spartanburg.
Students can apply for many scholarships, grants and financial aid options to help save money on the cost of tuition.
For students interested in pursuing an education completely online, they can access the virtual campus through Piedmont Technical College.