News Articles and Features Listing

February 2022

SCC, GWU Partner to Create New Direct-Transfer Programs

Today, leadership of Spartanburg Community College and Gardner-Webb University signed agreements to jointly create a Direct Transfer Program to be known as "Bulldog Bound."

SC Governor pushes for $124M for Tech Schools

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster pushes for his plan to provide free community college to thousands of state residents.

Chaser Delivers Donation to Spartanburg Humane Society

Chaser the Spartanburg Community College mascot delivered a donation by a student at SCC to the Spartanburg Humane Society.

SCC Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Achieves Five-Star Status

SCC leadership announced that the College's Phi Theta Kappa Chapter, Beta Sigma Psi, has achieved "Five-Star Chapter" status, the highest ranking a PTK chapter can achieve.

January 2022

SCC Ranked Best Community College in South Carolina

Spartanburg Community College Ranked Best Community College in South Carolina by National Independent Organization, Best Colleges.

SCC Extends Free Tuition Into 2022-2023 AY

Wednesday, SCC president Dr. Michael Mikota announced the school will be offering free tuition to students into the 2022-2023 school year.

OPINION: County Should Benefit from Workforce Scholarships

Spartanburg County is uniquely poised to benefit from Workforce Scholarships with initiatives to address Spartanburg's educational attainment lags state and national averages.

SCC Nominees for A. Wade Martin Award

SCC announces Neil Griffin and Susan Moore for the A. Wade Martin Innovative Team of the Year Award, an honor bestowed by the SCTEA at its annual conference in February.

SCC Student Honored by Spartanburg Science Center

SCC Student Will Lawson was honored by the Spartanburg Science Center for his tireless work helping to care for the more than 40 animals at the Center during the pandemic.

December 2021

Spark Center Welcomes Duncan-based GML Industries

GML Industries LLC announced Dec. 7 it will invest $966,000 to establish operations in Spartanburg Community College's Spark Center SC in Duncan.