There are 16 technical colleges located in the state of South Carolina. These schools are dedicated to furthering economic & workforce development in SC. A technical school is a two-year college that provides mostly employment-preparation skills for trained labor, such as welding, culinary arts, & office management. People go to technical colleges for different reasons. Some go to acquire their Associate’s Degree & then transfer to a four-year institution to receive their Bachelor’s Degree. Some go to receive certification for a certain career, such as a phlebotomy. Take a look at the schools we offer here in SC, & decide which path is best for you!