Southern Crescent Technical College formed in July 2010 when Flint River Technical College and Griffin Technical College merged. It serves the workforce and community needs of Butts, Fayette, Henry, Jasper, Lamar, Pike, Spalding, Taylor, and Upson counties through its campuses in Griffin (Griffin Campus) and Thomaston (Flint River Campus) as well as its centers in Jasper, Taylor, Butts, and Henry County. The formation of Southern Crescent Technical College as a flagship technical college in the state provides students with expanded educational programs, greater access to college resources and technology, and enhanced opportunities for career success.
SCTC offers the latest certificate, diploma and associate degrees designed to prepare students to enter the work force immediately upon graduation. SCTC participates with Georgia Virtual Technical Connection (GVTC) by offering courses online.