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7 Easy Steps to Enroll at Spartanburg Community College

1. APPLY TO SCC • Complete an SCC application: ApplyNow.sccsc.edu 2. REQUEST FINANCIAL AID • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after you file your IRS tax return: www.fafsa.ed.gov • For assistance, call (864) 592-4810 or visit any SCC campus near you. 3. SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS • Submit your official high school, GED or college transcripts...
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Choosing a Career That’s Right for You

How do you choose a career that will bring lifelong satisfaction and room for growth down the road? The answer is “patiently and thoughtfully.” Often, as students, we are rushed to choose a major or a career path because people around us want to hear that we have goals. As a career counselor, I meet with students who quickly come to find that the career choice they have chosen may not lead...
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Passion for Helping Others?

Ever consider a career in Healthcare? Everyone knows that the medical field can be both financially and personally rewarding. What most people may not know is how many great medical careers require a two-year degree or less. ...
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Is Mechatronics the Career for You?

WHAT IS MECHATRONICS? Mechatronics is the manufacturing of today. It synthesizes mechanical and electric engineering, robotics and computer programming to produce and maintain cutting edge systems and processes. After just 2 years of study, you can join this high-tech, high demand field. ...
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Cutting-Edge Skills For High-Demand Jobs In Manufacturing

By Michael Nilsson with contributions from Naomi Sheehan When Henry Ford implemented assembly line techniques to automobile production in 1913, he revolutionized the skills needed in manufacturing. Factories became filled with low- or semi-skilled workers, who performed repetitive tasks for low pay, often in dirty, dark and noisy conditions. Yesterday’s factories have evolved into automated,...
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No Limit to Creativity

Artists aren’t the only ones using imagination and innovation at work By James Militzer It’s the classic career dilemma for creative people. You love creative work, but aren’t sure you have what it takes to make a career out of it–and the “starving artist” lifestyle doesn’t appeal to you. How can you find a career that nurtures your creative side, but also lets you make a...