Northeastern Technical College students interested in transferring to a four-year college or university will get to learn more about their options at a college transfer fair scheduled March 7.
The fair, sponsored annually by TRiO, a division of NETC Student Support Services, will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Cheraw campus auditorium.
Representatives from 13 Universities, including the Citadel, Claflin, Clemson, Coastal Carolina, Coker, Columbia, Converse, Francis Marion, Gardner-Webb, Limestone, South Carolina State, USC Upstate, and Webster University, are scheduled to be on campus to talk to students about their programs, campus life, and admissions policies as they pertain to transfer students.
Current NETC students, including high school students enrolled in the dual enrollment and dual credit programs, are encouraged to attend.
For years, students have recognized the value of taking college transfer classes for at NETC, where the classes are smaller and tuition is significantly lower. NETC has many college credit courses that are accepted for transfer to other colleges and universities around the state.
NETC also offers two associate degrees for transfer. The Associate in Arts (AA) degree is geared toward students interested in English, history, sociology, psychology, business or education. The Associate in Science (AS) degree is geared toward students interested in engineering, mathematics or science related majors, including all medical fields and pharmacy.
For more information about available college credit programs, call NETC's Admissions Office at 921-6933 or 1-800-921-7399 or, visit Northeastern Technical College online at www.netc.edu.
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