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2022 Best Colleges in South Carolina

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  1. #1 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Clemson University

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    4 Year,

    CLEMSON, SC,

    3383 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My blood will forever run orange! Clemson is an excellent state school located in Clemson, SC. I had the pleasure of attending Clemson from 2018-2021 and received a degree in biochemistry. The....

    Read 3383 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $22,935,

    SAT Range: 1210-1390,

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  2. #2 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Furman University

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    4 Year,

    GREENVILLE, SC,

    582 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Within the first two weeks of my college experience, Furman University truly became my home! Its community, I believe, is what sets it apart from all the other colleges I had been considering.....

    Read 582 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $37,761,

    SAT Range: 1230-1400,

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  3. #3 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    University of South Carolina

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    4 Year,

    COLUMBIA, SC,

    4370 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My first year on campus was absolutely amazing! I stayed in South Quad, one of the on-campus living dorms. It had a great location and I could walk anywhere I needed to go. The campus has nice places....

    Read 4370 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $21,784,

    SAT Range: 1140-1340,

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  5. #4 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Wofford College

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    4 Year,

    SPARTANBURG, SC,

    370 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says So far I am loving Wofford! One of my favorite qualities about the school is its southern charm. Everyone here is super friendly and easy to talk to. Since the school only has around 2k students,....

    Read 370 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $30,431,

    SAT Range: 1190-1350,

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  6. #5 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Citadel Military College of South Carolina

    4 Year,

    CHARLESTON, SC,

    404 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The teachers actually care about the success and wellbeing of their students. The school strives to accommodate the various lifestyles of their students while providing safe and disciplined....

    Read 404 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $17,920,

    SAT Range: 1030-1210,

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  7. #6 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Bob Jones University

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    4 Year,

    GREENVILLE, SC,

    1078 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The staff and faculty are amazing! They are always available if you need help, and some will even reach out to you. They also care about how you're doing in your personal life, and are willing to....

    Read 1078 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $15,669,

    SAT Range: 960-1180,

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  9. #7 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Southern Wesleyan University

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    4 Year,

    CENTRAL, SC,

    250 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I attended years ago (in the 1980s), and I loved it then. Since then, it has expanded immensely and is 10x better than before! I love the options such as the online program, because if the....

    Read 250 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $18,614,

    SAT Range: 1050-1100,

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  10. #8 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    College of Charleston

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    4 Year,

    CHARLESTON, SC,

    2206 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says College of Charleston offers such a wide variety of education and outside of school activities. They are also handling COVID-19 very well. Starting off the semester online, then coming to the....

    Read 2206 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $20,351,

    SAT Range: 1070-1240,

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  11. #9 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    University of South Carolina Aiken

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    4 Year,

    AIKEN, SC,

    695 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a theatre major, and I have had an amazing experience with the University Theatre Players! It is such an enriching environment that challenges you to think better of yourself and to appreciate....

    Read 695 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $12,689,

    SAT Range: 970-1150,

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  12. #10 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Winthrop University

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    4 Year,

    ROCK HILL, SC,

    1623 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Having transferred to Winthrop University from Greenville Technical college seemed daunting at first. I quickly toured the campus and was welcomed by an extremely friendly committee determined to....

    Read 1623 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $19,300,

    SAT Range: 940-1150,

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  13. #11 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Lander University

    4 Year,

    GREENWOOD, SC,

    762 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Lander was a great experience. There are lots of student life options available to students and the professors are all very friendly and intelligent. The course load is easy but the classes are....

    Read 762 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $15,541,

    SAT Range: 920-1110,

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  14. #12 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Presbyterian College

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    4 Year,

    CLINTON, SC,

    257 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I came to Presbyterian College for their Pharmacy Program, they are extremely family/friend oriented and very welcoming. Presbyterian was very welcoming but some what challenging experience. All of....

    Read 257 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $21,959,

    SAT Range: 1030-1200,

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  15. #13 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Coastal Carolina University

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    4 Year,

    CONWAY, SC,

    1973 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says To start, I have never attended another school with such amazing academics. I have never done as well here than I have at any other level of school in my life! The social life is so fun and....

    Read 1973 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $14,716,

    SAT Range: 1020-1180,

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  16. #14 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Columbia International University

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    4 Year,

    COLUMBIA, SC,

    228 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says CIU is a great school. The professors really care about the students and want to help them succeed. Classes are rigorous and I know I am definitely getting my money's worth for my education. Most....

    Read 228 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 48%,

    Net Price: $18,651,

    SAT Range: 940-1150,

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  17. #15 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    University of South Carolina - Upstate

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    4 Year,

    SPARTANBURG, SC,

    989 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I absolutely love the Criminal Justice curriculum offered at USC-Upstate, as well as the professors that teach the material. I have learned so much in my field of study since becoming a Spartan. The...This particular curriculum taught is vigorous and aggressive. However, for the students who are serious and apply themselves to learning the material presented in each class, their knowledge will be...USC-Upstate is an awesome university! Becoming a Spartan from the application, to financial aid, to registration of classes is easy, because Upstate’s knowledgeable and friendly staff will walk the...Go Spartans!.

    Read 989 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 60%,

    Net Price: $15,074,

    SAT Range: 900-1090,

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  18. #16 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    Anderson University - South Carolina

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    4 Year,

    ANDERSON, SC,

    927 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I loved Anderson University! When looking for a college, I wanted a small school, close to home, rigorous academics, and a division I or division II soccer team. In Anderson, I found all of those....

    Read 927 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $21,576,

    SAT Range: 860-1210,

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  19. #17 Best Colleges in South Carolina.

    North Greenville University

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    4 Year,

    TIGERVILLE, SC,

    580 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says North Greenville is by far the best University in my opinion. There is so much that you can do. You can really concentrate on your academics there. The professors are really nice too, especially....

    Read 580 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $20,627,

    SAT Range: 870-1240,

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  20. Claflin University

    4 Year,

    ORANGEBURG, SC,

    1181 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I enjoyed every moment at Claflin University! The professors were not only well versed in their field, but lucrative in my completion of school..

    Read 1181 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 55%,

    Net Price: $20,806,

    SAT Range: 840-1040,

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  21. Charleston Southern University

    4 Year,

    CHARLESTON, SC,

    817 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says CSU is an excellent, intellectually rigorous university. I learned and grew so much because my professors pushed me to do difficult things. Online learning is only difficult if you don’t take...Beautiful campus. Helpful faculty and staff. CSU is unapologetically Christian but welcoming to all students and their beliefs. That’s what makes CSU so diverse and intellectually rich! You really...This place turns wandering kids into purpose driven adults with a desire to influence their community for good. Cannot recommend this institution more!.

    Read 817 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 54%,

    Net Price: $17,496,

    SAT Range: 990-1170,

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  22. University of South Carolina - Beaufort

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    4 Year,

    BLUFFTON, SC,

    467 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I absolutely love this school, the campus is perfect! I wanted to go somewhere with a smaller student population and there’s around 2,000 people. I feel extremely safe and comfortable on the campus,....

    Read 467 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $16,748,

    SAT Range: 940-1110,

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  23. Coker University

    4 Year,

    HARTSVILLE, SC,

    292 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I loved the community and how involved they are with their students online and on-campus! Overall, I recommend this university a lot. Especially if you cannot handle the normal setting of classes.....

    Read 292 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $16,647,

    SAT Range: 920-1110,

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  24. Converse University

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    4 Year,

    SPARTANBURG, SC,

    612 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Converse College is a great place to live and learn! The campus is smaller than most, but very beautiful and natural. It has a very welcoming and safe atmosphere. The students and staff are all very....

    Read 612 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 89%,

    Net Price: $25,534,

    SAT Range: 1000-1200,

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  25. Francis Marion University

    4 Year,

    FLORENCE, SC,

    901 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I like that Francis Marion is a small comfortable college. My classes are easy to find with a short walking distance. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes! The scenery is beautiful. From the trees,....

    Read 901 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $12,380,

    SAT Range: 890-1110,

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  26. Spartanburg Methodist College

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    4 Year,

    SPARTANBURG, SC,

    196 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am really pleased with the experience my son is having at SMC. They do have a Bachelors option and based on what I see in terms of hyflex learning during the pandemic, I think he might need to stay....

    Read 196 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $12,457,

    SAT Range: 820-1020,

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  27. Limestone University

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    4 Year,

    GAFFNEY, SC,

    316 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have had a wonderful experience at Limestone as a student-athlete and full time day student. As a small university, it provides smaller class sizes and you get to know all your professors very....

    Read 316 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $24,967,

    SAT Range: 980-1160,

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