Trident Technical College will be providing tuition free of cost to its students coming fall, the college announced.
To qualify for the facility, the students should register in particular career education programs in-demand in the field of information tech, manufacturing, emergency medical tech, culinary and hospitality as well as technical trades.
Via college, state and federal financial aid grants, the overall aid package offered to tri-county student using fifteen credit hours would be USD 2,800, said the officials.
As per Mary Thornley, the President of Trident Technical, this is a good opportunity for those who wish to educate themselves with skills that are required to get good jobs, as well as for others who are working already to enhance their skills to land a finer job.
For a student to qualify for the offered free semester, he/she needs to apply to Trident Tech and deposit an application fee of USD 30. Moreover, the student should also fill up the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Fall 1 and Full Fall classes will commence fro, 26 August while Fall 2 classes would begin starting 23 October. In order to see the complete list of the programs that are available for the free tuition offer, one can visit the official Trident website.
Expenses related to digital courses and books aren’t covered under the offer.