Colleges in South Carolina: Ratings & Statistics
There are over 100 colleges in South Carolina. This is 2% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in South Carolina with most colleges are Charleston, Columbia, Clemson, Greenville and Spartanburg. You may find a list of all categories of South Carolina colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of South Carolina of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in South Carolina
Visit the top colleges in South Carolina. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Clemson University, Clemson
- University of South Carolina, Columbia
- Furman University, Greenville
- Wofford College, Spartanburg
- Presbyterian College, Clinton
- The Citadel, Charleston
- Claflin University, Orangeburg
- College of Charleston, Charleston
- Erskine College, Due West
- Newberry College, Newberry
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in South Carolina based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of South Carolina.
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Find in South Carolina
Colleges of South Carolina are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find South Carolina colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (19)
- Private Colleges (49)
- Community Colleges (1)
- Universities (29)
- Training Schools (17)