Trident Technical College

Trident Technical College


Lauder Global Program students recently traveled to Charleston, SC to explore the role of local government in supporting economic development and #capacitybuilding.

Thanks to our partners: Todd Lant at Blackbaud; Lauder Board member David Trachtenberg; Suzanne Dickerson at SC Council on Competitiveness; Elizabeth Colbert-Busch at Trident Technical College; and colleagues at (Ready SC) and South Carolina Research Authority - SCRA

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REMINDER - Honeywell Hiring Event tomorrow! Manufacturing Assembler positions - Day shift and Night shifts available. Starting pay is $17/hr

Wednesday, February 23rd
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST
4090 Azalea Dr, North Charleston, SC 29405

Tell a friend! If you're not able to attend, you can still apply online:
Mark your calendar! Trident Technical College's Career Days will take place March 3-7. Learn more about various careers and the educational path to get there. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in our Summer Youth Works! program to learn more about career options. Click the link for details.
Hey Trident Technical College grads and alumni:

Are you looking for a great job? Do you know someone who is?
I wanted to let you know that Honeywell is HIRING!

Assemblers for Day Shift and Evening Shifts

Starting pay is $17/hr

There's a Hiring Event in a couple of weeks, but applications are being accepted now.

Honeywell Hiring Event
Wednesday, February 23rd
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST
4090 Azalea Dr, North Charleston, SC 29405

Check it out - tell a friend, and please SHARE
This week I met with Dr. Franklin Medio, from Trident Technical College. It was great catching up, friend!
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Please help us share the word about this exciting resume builder for students in our state!
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Our awesome Human Resources team is at the Trident Technical College Career Fair this morning! Check out all of our City opportunities at #creekrising #CityJobs
Wonderful conversations with SC Women in Higher Education Thursday at Trident Technical College. Thanks to [email protected] Caturano Alexander for inviting Barbara Rackes to share and Susan Pope for the beautiful pin.

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Thanks to U.S.Army, National Guard, Trident Technical College, Lowcountry Food Bank Charleston Hispanic Association, parents, students, faculty, and staff for making “Meet the Teacher Night” such a success!
Coming up tonight on FOX24 News Now at 11.
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Also ahead, job seekers are in the catbird seat…more on maritime opportunities.
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Plus, a new spot hits the upper neck where you can work, play and shop.
That’s tonight on FOX24 News Now at 11.
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Mark your calendars! Our 23rd Annual Chefs’ Feast will be held on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at Trident Technical College. 25 of the area’s most celebrated chefs offer up delectable bites – uniting to raise funds to fight childhood hunger in the #Lowcountry.

Presented by Atlas Technologies, Inc. and hosted by WCIV | ABC News 4 Chief Meteorologist Dave Williams, join us for a night to remember! 🥂

Visit for ticket information and find out about attending virtually.
Team DCED, along with our regional partners at Charleston Regional Development Alliance and Berkeley County Government Economic Development, toured Trident Technical College's Thornley Campus yesterday for a firsthand look at workforce development initiatives in our region.

At Trident Technical College we know how to prepare students. Whether you want an associate degree, transfer credits or a shorter program that gets you job ready immediately, we're here for you!

Trident Technical College is a public, two-year, multi-campus institution that provides quality education and promotes economic development in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Trident Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas and certificates.

Operating as usual


Class of 2022: Troy and Sheila

Troy and Sheila Conaway recently celebrated 36 years of marriage. They graduated together May 6, Troy with a CompTIA Systems Specialist certificate and Sheila with a Baking and Pastry certificate.

2022 Giving Day: Dr. Thornley 05/13/2022

2022 Giving Day: Dr. Thornley

2022 Giving Day: Dr. Thornley Trident Technical College has changed the lives of thousands of people. So many students are able to graduate because of generous people like you. To contrib...

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 05/12/2022

Trident Technical College recently honored 36 employees for 10, 20 and 30 years of employment with a breakfast and token of appreciation. Congratulations and thank you!


Deferred Tuition Reimbursement Program

Learn how Employer Partners like Chris Harvey and Charlestowne Hotels actively invest in the personal and professional growth of their employees with a benefit program like TTC’s Deferred Tuition Reimbursement Program. These investments can benefit not only the employee but also the company and the community at large by attracting new employees, upskilling current ones, and keeping a steady flow of talent coming through the pipeline. Learn more at
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Class of 2022: Shakara

Shakara's mother was her first real client. Remembering her mom's smile and their conversations led her to a new profession and a mission to uplift.


Graduation and a Reunion

What makes graduation even sweeter? How about a reunion nine years in the making? Francis Gaskins-Kennedy was preparing to receive her degree May 6 when her son Christopher made a surprise visit.


Best Day Ever - Class of 2022

May 6 was the best day ever as Class of 2022 graduates crossed the stage to receive their degrees.


Class of 2022: Shara

After 12 years of active duty, Shara wanted a career where she could provide for her family without being gone all the time. She earned her Engineering Design Graphics degree and already has a job in her field.

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 05/06/2022

Congratulations to the Class of 2022 graduates. You did it! 🎓


Trident Technical College 2022 Graduation

Celebrate with the Class of 2022! Trident Technical College will stream the 58th Annual Graduation Ceremony Friday, May 6 at 3 p.m. on the college’s page and at


Class of 2022: Sonia Cuffey Flores

Sonia's educational journey may have been delayed by obstacles life threw at her but she never gave up.

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 05/05/2022

Congratulations to the outstanding students and student organization advisors recognized at the Annual Awards Day ceremony.


Class of 2022: Ashley Tremblay

Ashley felt called to be a nurse. Thanks to her clinicals at Trident Tech, she already has a job in the cardiac unit at Roper St. Francis.

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 05/04/2022

Students in the Electrical Line Worker program get hands-on experience at the Pole Farm on Thornley Campus. Associate degree and certificates are available. Enroll now for an exciting career!


Class of 2022: Julisa Cotten

Julisa Cotten wants her daughter Ellie Marie to have a strong role model. She earns her Associate in Science degree May 6.


TTC Adult Apprenticeship Program - JW Aluminum

Employer Partners like Ronke Akano and JW Aluminum serve a critical role in the apprenticeship process by serving as hosts, mentors and employers for adult apprentices. Contact us if you’d like to learn why developing an adult apprenticeship for your company is a smart, cost effective and proactive approach for HR recruitment. Learn more at
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Photos from Trident Technical College's post 04/29/2022

The 2022 student graduation speakers are Shakara Parks (left) and Shara Parrish (right). Both are earning associate degrees, Shakara in Cosmetology and Shara in Engineering Design Graphics. Congratulations!


TTC InterTech Group Wellness Center offers a free fitness evaluation to all currently enrolled students, faculty and staff. Certified Fitness Professionals will discuss your health and wellness goals and provide you with guidance on getting started and staying motivated. Call 843-574-6200 to schedule your session!


TTC Youth Apprenticeship Program - TeamLogic IT

Employer Partners like Denise Kaufman and TeamLogic IT are vital to the success of the Charleston Regional Youth Apprenticeships program. Listen to their story and reach out to us if your company is interested in changing the lives of aspiring youth apprentices. Learn more at

Apprenticeship Carolina


Trident Technical College is proud to be part of a consortium to create the next generation of innovation and talent for the electric vehicle industry. Learn more at

The unprecedented need to develop a workforce that can build and service electric and autonomous vehicles and develop the cybersecurity to protect them is the driving force behind a new consortium based in South Carolina.

The consortium, named “Collaborative Research: REVVED,” short for Revolutionizing Electric Vehicle Education, is receiving $2.83 million from the National Science Foundation to fund the project.

Trident Technical College is working in partnership with Greenville Technical College, Spartanburg Community College and Clemson University as part of the consortium. Several workforce development centers and industry partners are also involved.


The Class of 2022 Radiologic Technology students are ready to put their skills to work!

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 04/25/2022

Students from Trident Tech, Clemson University, Brigham Young University, Purdue University and Tuskegee University participated in an unmanned aerial vehicle fly-off event at the Charleston Executive Airport on Johns Island April 12. The event gave the students the opportunity to test the airworthiness of the UAVs they designed and manufactured as part of a two-semester capstone project. Qatar Aeronautical Academy in Doha and the University of Patras in Patras, Greece, participated in the project virtually in an observatory manner and also attended the fly-off event.

Film, Media and Visual Arts faculty, staff and students documented the project from the initial meeting to the fly-off event.


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Congratulations to the Class of 2022 Dental Hygiene students!


The Class of 2022 Veterinary Technology students are ready for final exams and graduation!

Tech Tuesday

This group of students will be taking their last finals next week and then on to the graduation ceremony. Congratulation class of 2022!!

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 04/20/2022

Creativity was through the roof at the Exit Portfolio Show. Graduating Film, Media and Visual Arts students displayed their artwork and discussed future plans with attendees.


Spring Spin-Off 2022

Do you have plans for Saturday, April 23? Trident Tech's Automotive Technology department invites you to attend the 28th Annual
TTC Spring Spin-Off Car Show on Thornley Campus. This free public event showcases cars, trucks and motorcycles. If you would like to show a vehicle, registration ends Friday, April 22 at noon. For more info about the event, visit


Graduating Film, Media and Visual Arts students have completed their studies and will host a live virtual event April 19, noon-1 p.m., and an in-person event 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the TTC College Center on Thornley Campus. Visit for online event. The event poster is designed by Vanessa Ambas.

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 04/18/2022

Trident Tech's EMT program has an ambulance in the classroom! Students get hands-on experience in emergency medical tasks in the ambulance simulator. This ability to reproduce life-like emergency scenarios is one reason the EMT program has a 100% placement rate for career-ready graduates. Visit for more info.


Explore the S.C. Aeronautical Training Center at an Open House April 20, 2-6 p.m. Learn about aeronautical, engineering, construction, manufacturing and maintenance programs and check out labs and equipment.


Students in the Advanced Cakes class are showing off their "eggsellent" baking skills!

Happy Easter from our CIC Advanced Cakes Class. Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Tortes.


Do you prefer a group setting when working out? The TTC InterTech Group Wellness Center has a variety of classes available to you - absolutely FREE for currently enrolled students and employees. Choose from Functional Fitness, Connect the Breath, HIIT the Deck, Get Jiggy Dance Fitness, All Core or any of the outdoor walks and parking lot workouts available.

Photos from Trident Technical College's post 04/13/2022

Kudos to the Student Nurses Association for winning multiple awards at the SNA SC convention. Awards received include Outstanding Population and Global Health Participation; Most Letters Written to Legislators for SNA-SC; and Outstanding Resolution Participation. Erin Bellow received the SNA-SC Scholarship. Jacob Miller was named Ethics and Governance Director for SC SNA.


Heads-up: campus bookstores will be closed Friday, April 15 for system updates. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Whether you want to earn credits to transfer to a four-year university or increase your employability with in-demand skills, Trident Technical College is here for you.

Videos (show all)

Class of 2022: Troy and Sheila
Deferred Tuition Reimbursement Program
Class of 2022: Shakara
Graduation and a Reunion
Best Day Ever - Class of 2022
Class of 2022: Shara
Class of 2022: Sonia Cuffey Flores
Class of 2022: Ashley Tremblay
Class of 2022: Julisa Cotten
TTC Adult Apprenticeship Program - JW Aluminum
Trident Technical College 2022 Graduation
TTC Youth Apprenticeship Program - TeamLogic IT





7000 Rivers Ave
Charleston, SC

General information

An open-door institution of higher education, the college serves approximately 15,000 traditional and nontraditional curriculum students who have a wide variety of educational goals, from personal enrichment to career development to university transfer. To help students meet their goals, TTC offers university transfer associate degrees and applied technical associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. The curriculum includes programs in arts and sciences, agriculture, business, computer technology, engineering technology, health sciences, industrial technology, and public service. TTC students draw on knowledge from a broad range of disciplines to develop the communication and critical thinking skills that are fundamental to lifelong learning.

TTC further promotes economic development through continuing education courses; customized education and training for business, industry and government; and a variety of employment training programs.

TTC is committed to being accessible and responsive to community needs. To foster student success, TTC provides developmental education and comprehensive student services. In addition to traditional instruction, TTC’s flexible course offerings and alternative delivery methods, including online instruction, enable more members of the community to pursue higher education.

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