South Carolina's largest higher education sector
Each year the System educates and trains over 176,000 South Carolinians through credit programs (112,234) and continuing education programs (64,712).
geographically accessible across the state
Our colleges are strategically located across the state with nearly every South Carolinian within a 30-minute drive of one of our 16 main campuses or 64 satellite campuses.
flexibility through breAdth and depth of programs
Our colleges offer a variety programs in South Carolina’s high-demand, high-paying fields, including 77 degrees, 28 diplomas and nearly 1,100 certificate programs.