Four Year Degree


SMC SOPHOMORES, you can stay for your four-year degree!

Let us know you are interested in staying by filling out the interest form.
No application necessary!
Reserving your place does not commit you to attend.

I don't currently attend SMC, but want to learn more

How to enroll:

  • Sophomores, tell us you want to stay for your four-year degree by clicking the “Reserve My Place” button above. Reserving your place does not commit you to attend, but it will guarantee your place if you meet the eligibility requirements.
  • In a few days, you’ll receive confirmation of eligibility via email (check your inbox!) and next-steps information.
  • Eligible sophomores will be contacted by a PAC Advisor for advisement and registration appointments.
  • IMPORTANT: Fill out a FAFSA by June 30 to make sure your scholarships are in place for Fall 2021.
  • Make history! Use the hashtag #makingSMChistory to share your great news on social media. (Pro tip: you might get a fun surprise for using the hashtag!)

"By choosing to be a part of such a momentous chapter in the College’s history, you are truly a Pioneer."

Dr. Jonathan Keisler


Contact Dr. Jonathan Keisler
Chair of the Bachelor of Arts Degree Program
Chair of the Business Division
Professor of Economics and Entrepreneurship

Email Dr. Keisler
Call or text 864-587-4274
Visit Walker Building, Office 207

Frequently Asked Questions

More information:

SMC’s first bachelor’s degree program is designed to equip you for your next move – an internship, the career of your dreams, or grad school.

SMC's four-year degree is different because it features the innovative Camak Core - 18 credit hours of career development infused with hands-on, real-world career experiences.

You'll graduate with an 18-to 24-month head start on the skills, experiences and behaviors that will lead to career success.

You'll also choose two concentrations (18 hours of study in each) to make your degree adaptable for careers that are available now and in the future.

Choose two concentrations:

  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • English
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Religion

Listen to President Cochran explain the B.A. degree on South Caroline Business Review:

Bachelor of Arts Program Downloads

Program Brochure

Course Descriptions