Workforce Opportunities in Regional Careers

Interested in a career in the nuclear industry? Aiken Technical College is the place to start!

Aiken Technical College is a recipient of the Workforce Opportunities in Regional Careers (WORC) grant which aims to connect area residents with educational opportunities to obtain skills most needed by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Programs of Focus

The College offers several programs of study that can lead to career pathways in the nuclear industry.

Programs include:

  • Electronics Engineering
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Nuclear Fundamentals
  • Nuclear Quality Systems
  • Nuclear Welding
  • Radiation Protection Technology

Classes for these programs are taught in state-of-the-art facilities by instructors who have years of experience in the field. Students also have access to academic support resources to help them on their journey to success.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Aiken Technical College offers quality education at an affordable price. In addition, several financial aid options are available, including SC Lottery Tuition Assistance for eligible South Carolina residents.

Students enrolled in the above programs of study may also apply for a $2,000 WORC grant.

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Enroll at Aiken Technical College to gain skills most needed by the U.S. Department of Energy. Check out program of study overviews to see how we prepare you for a successful future!

Learn More

The WORC program offers scholarships for students enrolled in electronics engineering, industrial maintenance, nuclear fundamentals, nuclear quality systems, nuclear welding or radiation protection technology.

Apply for a WORC Scholarship
Additional Resources
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