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    December 2017

    November 2017

    Nearly 40 families in the tri-county region were recipients of a special delivery of Thanksgiving baskets, donated by York Technical College.

    September 2017

    The York Technical College Foundation, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of the York Technical College Alumni Connection this fall. The Alumni Connection is a new program supported by the Foundation and is designed to strengthen relationships among alumni and the College in an effort to positively impact our community.

    August 2017

    The York Technical College Foundation Inc., welcomes three new members to its Board of Directors effective July 1, 2017. Lori Dominguez, Vernon Prosser, and Robert Hall will each serve a term of three years.

    July 2017

    Programs will be in the fields of health science, information technology, applied science and more.

    June 2017

    The new scholarship opportunity is designed to increase underrepresented populations in utility line worker professions.

    May 2017

    Eight high school students earned three college credentials each before earning their high school diploma.

    April 2017

    York Technical College’s John McGill, Associate Dean of Arts & Sciences, was an Honorary Inductee into the National Technical Honor Society. The award ceremony was held March 8, 2017 at the Floyd D. Johnson Technology Center in York, S.C.

    March 2017

    York Technical College will once again host Camp Tech, week-long summer camps focused on science, technology, engineering, art and math. These STEAM camps will begin June 12 and will run through July 28, and are offered at the College’s main campus as well as the off-campus centers in Chester and Indian Land.

    York Technical College’s new Chief of Public Safety, Bryan McDougald, joined the College’s staff on February 1, 2017. Chief McDougald comes to York Tech after serving over 20 years with the South Carolina Highway Patrol in various capacities.

    February 2017

    York Technical College’s Monique Perry, Dean of Enrollment Services, is the 2017 recipient of the A. Wade Martin Innovator of the Year Award. The award was presented during the recent South Carolina Technical Education Association’s (SCTEA) annual conference at Myrtle Beach.

    York Technical College will host College Goal SC, a free public event designed for local college-bound students and their families to receive assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA).

    January 2017

    For the Spring 2017 semester, York Technical College is offering up to $2,500 in scholarship funds to eligible students who plan to take at least six credit hours at one its off-campus centers in Chester or Indian Land.

    December 2016

    York Technical College’s cooperative nursing program with the University of South Carolina at Lancaster has been ranked among the nation’s top vocational, career and community colleges for nursing, ranking in at 5th out of the top 75. York Tech’s nursing program was one of two South Carolina schools to make the list.

    November 2016

    In this season of giving thanks, York Technical College faculty, staff, and student organizations teamed together to share with others this holiday by donating items for Thanksgiving meals.

    September 2016

    York Technical College announces the launch of their Advanced Information Technology Institute at Indian Land.

    August 2016

    Welcome Week will kick-off the YTC student experience for the Fall Semester! The Office of Student Leadership and Events, in collaboration with campus departments and volunteers, are excited to bring you Welcome Week 2016, August 17, 2016- August 31, 2016.

    York Technical College in partnership with the Rock Hill School District and STEM created a summer immersion program for K12 faculty into STEM careers this summer. Approximately one hundred K12 faculty participated in interactive STEM lessons lead by York Tech industrial, engineering, health and human services, computer, business, mathematics and science faculty.

    July 2016

    Two-years ago, York Technical College and Columbia College partnered together to offer students the opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree from Columbia College by attending structured classes at York Tech.

    Instant Registration Day is your one-stop event to complete everything you need to enroll at York Technical College this fall.

    May 2016

    York Technical College will be offering a variety of week long STEAM Summer Camps scheduled to begin the week of June 20 and run through August 5. The STEAM Summer Camps will be held at the main campus in Rock Hill and the off-campus center in Indian Land, and will primarily focus on technology, programming and design, science, and the arts.

    March 2016

    Do you have a current plan to create a workforce pipeline? Are you interested in recharging your workforce? Are you plugged in to the incentives that can help you get there? Join us for a POWER BREAKFAST and learn about programs that can help you amp up your workforce development efforts.

    February 2016

    In partnership with the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, York Technical College will host a College Goal South Carolina event on Saturday, February 27, 2016.

    York Technical College unveils renovation to the oldest building on campus in partnership with key donor, Comporium Communications.

    November 2015

    York Technical College is excited to announce the launch of Financial Aid TV- a new way to help students and their families understand the financial aid process. Confused about the FAFSA? Unsure about grants or student loans?

    Connect YTC is your one-stop event to complete everything you need to enroll for Spring 2016 at York Technical College.

    Chris White is a successful producer who will be on the main campus of York Technical College this Thursday, November 5, to speak to students about his experiences thus far as a producer. He will be speaking at 9:30 a.m. in the S&T building, room 109.

    October 2015

    Find Your Match evaluates your personality using a scientifically validated assessment instrument and immediately creates a report identifying what careers fit your strengths.

    August 2015

    Program to enroll first class in January 2016; summer information sessions scheduled

    June 2015

    May 2015

    Incoming York Tech students who want to refresh or improve their math skills are invited to participate in a COMPASS Math Training Camp in June or July.

    Thanks to an innovation challenge grant from the S.C. Department of Commerce, York Technical College is able to offer 11 summer camps to local students and their families at no charge.

    As we continue to celebrate our 50th anniversary here at York Technical College, we want to hear from York Tech students! We're sponsoring a video competition now through May 8, 2015 where we encourage you to create a video in response to the prompt below, post your video on Facebook and vote for your videos by "liking" them.

    April 2015

    York Technical College invites high-achieving high school students to apply for the Presidential Scholars program, a unique one-year educational experience designed to prepare students for success at a four-year university.

    York Technical College continues to commemorate its 50th anniversary year with a series of campus events and initiatives. The College recently unveiled a collection of memorabilia and mementos from the campus archives, currently on display in the Anne Springs Close Library.

    Prospective students and their families are invited to learn more about York Technical College at an upcoming "Discover YTC" information session.

    March 2015

    As part of York Technical College's ongoing commitment to military veterans and their families, the College has partnered with Veteran Scholarships Forever, a non-profit foundation based in Greenville, S.C., to launch a new scholarship program.

    Today, officials from the SC Technical College System, the University of South Carolina and Clemson University came together to sign letters of intent to offer coordinated admission—streamlining the transfer process for students graduating from in-state technical colleges to both universities.

    February 2015

    York Technical College and Winthrop University partnered to hold a 24-hour "hackathon," a designing and coding competition, at The Hive earlier this month.

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