ECPI University and Spartanburg Community College Sign Articulation Agreement

Guaranteed Admittance and Scholarships among Benefits

Greenville, SC – ECPI University’s Greenville campus and Spartanburg Community College (SCC) have signed an articulation agreement that gives SCC Mechatronics and Electronics Engineering Technology graduates automatic admission into ECPI University’s Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering Technology/Mechatronics program. 

Transferring students will enjoy a number of additional benefits, including scholarships of $1,500 per semester or $3,000 per academic year for fulltime registration, making their cost of attendance equivalent to that of other public universities in South Carolina. ECPI University will also wave the application and registration fees, and accept most SCC credits.

“We are excited to expand our relationships with the region’s community colleges,” says ECPI University Greenville Campus President Karen Burgess. “The Upstate’s tech and manufacturing sector continues to flourish and by working together, we can help graduates fulfill their career ambitions and our employment partners meet their workforce needs.” 

For more information about this agreement, please contact Campus President Karen Burgess at 864.288.2828 or Media inquiries can be directed to ECPI Director of Marketing at 757.490.9090 or

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About ECPI University 

ECPI University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate's, baccalaureate, and master's degrees and diplomas. SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. A private university founded in 1966, ECPI University has campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida, and offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services, continuing education, certification classes, and testing are also available.                       

On campus or online, ECPI’s (East Coast Polytechnic Institute) offers fields of study that include: HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), BS to BSN, Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; TECHNOLOGY: Master of Science in Information Systems, Master of Science in Cybersecurity, Cyber and Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development,  Database Programming, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; CULINARY: Culinary Arts, Culinary Nutrition, Food Service Management, Baking and Pastry Arts. (Program field availability varies by campus.) For more information, visit

About Spartanburg Community College 

Spartanburg Community College offers more than 80 academic program offerings including associate degrees,diplomas and certificates, plus University Transfer opportunities to four-year colleges and universities. SCC provides flexible class scheduling including day, evening, weekend classes with multiple start dates and more than 100 online classes through SCCOnline. Offering the lowest tuition in the region, convenient locations, and regional/national accreditations, SCC offers educational opportunities leading to high-growth, high-demand jobs. The SCC Corporate & Community Education Division provides job and career enhancement, workforce development and personal enrichment courses and training programs. For more information, visit 






ECPI University Director of Marketing - 757.490.9090 or
Release Date:
Wednesday, February 22, 2017