Northeastern Technical College (NETC) provides occupational, technical, college transfer, basic academic skills, and continuing education programs with appropriate support services to meet the needs of individuals, businesses, and industries in a rural service area composed of Chesterfield, Marlboro, and Dillon Counties. Within this focus, the College contributes to economic growth by enhancing the employability of service area residents in technology, business, health, arts, and sciences. The College is dedicated to providing quality instructional programs which remain accessible to both traditional and nontraditional students through open admissions, reasonable costs, counseling, advisement, educational technology, financial assistance, and career development services. NETC also provides personal growth and enrichment opportunities through community services, continuing education, and social and cultural activities. Northeastern Technical College, a member of the South Carolina Technical and Comprehensive Education System is an accredited post-secondary institution, which grants associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates and is supported by county, state, federal, and student revenues. The average annual enrollment for NETC is approximately 1,220 students and 1,267 continuing education students.