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above directions. Using I-85 instead of Business I-85 is the preferable route.
George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics.The
George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics, affectionately
known as “The George,” is located in downtown Spartanburg and features
a Stock Trading Lab where students make real time stock trading calls
based on momentum, news and overall current-day stock market action.
Smart classrooms, a large tiered classroom, meeting spaces, conference
rooms, and beautiful exterior green space all provide a state-of-the-art
earning environment. This is further complemented by three art galleries
features rotating pieces from the Johnson Collection of Southern art, a
convenient parking garage, and a free shuttle service to and from the main
campus. This 60,000-square-foot facility is as impressive as the professional
accomplishments of its namesake, who is regarded as an entrepreneurial
UPSTATE Gallery on Main. The UPSTATE Gallery on Main, located in
downtown Spartanburg, opened in 2015. Showcasing the permanent
work of artists Andy Warhol, Jerry Uelsmann and Beatrice Riese, the
Gallery offers its visitors the opportunity to see a variety of contemporary,
original exhibitions in downtown Spartanburg. Visitors can also enjoy guest
exhibitions and student work.
In addition to extraordinary showcases, the Gallery offers opportunities
for internships and a place for scholarly research. The Gallery also serves
as a venue for community workshops, seminars, meetings and receptions.
THE GREENVILLE CAMPUS
The USC Upstate Greenville Campus, located at the University Center
Greenville, is for commuting junior- and senior-level students who wish
to complete bachelor’s degrees and/or earn master’s degrees. Degree pro-grams
include traditional lecture classes, evening courses, online options
or hybrid formats
Students who began their educations at a state technical college or another
university can transfer to the USC Upstate Greenville Campus for their junior
and senior years to complete a bachelor’s degree. Master’s degrees are also