Education in Upstate SC
Schools & Education
K - 12:
Greenville County has the largest school district in South Carolina, with more than 57,000 students. Greenville is home to the International Baccalaureate Program, the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts, and the Roper Mountain Science Center.
Eight magnet academies offer unique educational opportunities at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Each academy offers distinct programs in foreign language, communication arts, pre-engineering and health professions, international studies, science and technology, or year-round education. For more information, visit www.greenville.k12.sc.us
Greenville also has a number of highly accredited private schools.
Local Colleges and Universities:
Bob Jones University
Greenville Technical College
North Greenville University
Southern Wesleyan University
USC Upstate - Spartanburg
Virginia College - Greenville Campus
Continuing Education Classes:
There are a number of area schools that offer continuing education classes.