Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2013 22:38

South Carolina boasts two academic-year residential governor’s school programs that originated from summer residential governor’s school programs: the South Carolina Governor’s School for Arts and Humanities and the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics. Each school is self-contained and funded through the state legislature; neither is hosted by a college campus.

South Carolina Governor’s School for Arts and Humanities

The South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities is a public residential high school for emerging artists. The school gives artistically talented high school students from across the state the opportunity to study their art in a supportive environment of artistic and academic excellence. Arts concentrations include Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Music and Visual Arts.

South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics

The South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Mathematics is an innovative high school for academically motivated juniors and seniors pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering and math—one of only 12 specialized, residential high schools in the nation.