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Technology Commercialization Office


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Discover and Engage New Opportunities

Broaden your business's core competencies with the University of South Carolina's extensive catalogue of intellectual property assets through licensing, partnerships, and other forms of collaboration.

Expand your scope.

Bring innovative and lucrative technologies to the marketplace by partnering with TCO to develop cutting-edge technologies from USC's renowned research faculty. University-sponsored research provides a unique opportunity to expand and diversify your company's existing R&D scope. 

 

Single Source for USC IP

As the dedicated technology transfer division for all USC campuses, TCO will help you navigate its IP database and connect you with the next technological breakthrough to add to your company’s product line.

 

Accelerated Innovation

When businesses combine their industry expertise and robust infrastructures with USC's highly specialized knowledge, creative talent, and state-of-the-art facilities to pursue shared interests, the speed at which discoveries are able to move from the lab to the market accelerates drastically. Commercial partners are able to enter new markets and expand their companies quickly, leading to increased profits that feed back into the university to fund more opportunities for technological breakthroughs to occur.

Technology Commercialization Office