Academic Awards

Who's Who among Students in American Junior Colleges

Florence-Darlington Technical College participates in the annual selection of students to appear in Who's Who among Students in American Junior Colleges publication. Recipients of this award are second year students who have demonstrated exemplary leadership and extensive participation in campus activities while maintaining a minimum 3.5 grade point average.

Collegiate Leadership Awards

Florence-Darlington Technical College acknowledges the unique contributions of students who have been identified as outstanding students and leaders. Recipients of the Collegiate Leadership Award must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average, receive faculty recommendation and portray dependable, responsible, and positive examples for the campus and community.

Academic Scholars Awards

Florence-Darlington Technical College pays tribute to students for good grades and academic achievements. Recipients of this award must maintain a 3.3 grade point average, receive faculty recommendation and serve as a role model to the student body. This award is Florence-Darlington Technical College's ultimate symbol of appreciation for the nominees' hard work.

Phi Theta Kappa All-USA Academic Team Award

The National Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, the American Association of Community Colleges, and USA Today, recognize a select group of students who have drawn national and regional attention to the quality programming and emphasis on academic excellence which is provided by two-year colleges, for their "All-USA Academic Team". Recipients must maintain a 3.5 GPA or better and are nominated by Phi Theta Kappa advisors based on academic excellence, leadership ability and participation in College and community activities.

Outstanding Curriculum Awards

Florence-Darlington Technical recognizes students who have distinguished themselves through scholastic excellence in their academic discipline. These students also portray outstanding leadership ability through extensive participation in school activities. Recipients of these awards maintain a 3.5 grade point average and receive faculty recommendation.

Outstanding Student Club/ Organization Awards

Florence-Darlington Technical College recognizes students whom have distinguished themselves through exemplary service and participation in one of the College's Student Organizations/Clubs. Recipients must be nominated by Organization Advisors.

The Outstanding Student Leadership Award

The College's Outstanding Student Leadership Award is presented to the student who is nominated by faculty and/or staff for exhibiting exceptional leadership, scholastic achievement, and campus involvement. This level of recognition is only bestowed to one student each year. The recipient must maintain a 3.0 grade point average or better to be considered for the award.