C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    C
  5. Athletics
    B
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    C+
  10. Campus Food
    C
  11. Student Life
    C+
  12. Safety
    A-
Limestone College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Division II Independents
Address
1115 College Drive
Gaffney, SC 29340

Limestone College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
46%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
810-1010
ACT Range
16-21
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
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Test Scores and GPA for Limestone College

Cost

Net Price
$22,324/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $21,415/ year
  • $30-48k
    $21,490/ year
  • $49-75k
    $22,771/ year
  • $76-110k
    $23,482/ year
  • $110k+
    $25,456/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.23 responses
78%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.23 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.22 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,252Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
41%
Pell Grant
60%
Varsity Athletes
35%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 11 responses
Report
  • Athlete
    91%
  • Not typical college student
    9%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
86%
Poll
52%
of students say they don't have Greek life.21 responses
Poll
55%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.20 responses
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
39%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.18 responses
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Limestone College Reviews

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Advisors do not actually advise. You will rarely communicate with them. I tend to sign up for my own classes. Professors rarely communicate for the extended online program. They aren't organized and do not actually teach. NOW, LIMESTONE WANTS TO USE PROCTORIO TO RECORD STUDENTS WHILE TAKING EXAMS! They lost me after this terrible decision!
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Limestone is a college with plenty of potentials, however, at the moment they are failing to reach such potential. Although the class sizes are small and professors know your name, some courses are only provided every other year. Limestone could use an expansion on their academic horizon however they do not have the staffing to do so. The price of Limestone does not feel worth it in the long run because it feels as though the education being paid for it not received. However, this statement is debatable depending on major. For example, the English department is amazing, the history department is outstanding, the music department is top notch, the business department is worth it, the math department is grand, and the athletic training department is one in the best. However, the biology department could use more expanding to meet different students different learning standards and research requirements.
At limestone extended classes, you can actually attend classes at night and get the feel of having an instructor in front of your face. The only thing I didn't like is the way they treated us extended campus student verses the main campus students. We were always looked at doffered because we chose to attend college at night verse at their main campus.