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Anderson University South Carolina is a private not-for-profit institution located in Anderson, South Carolina. Anderson is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

100 Undergraduate Degrees
27 Graduate Degrees
$29,554 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
79% Acceptance Rate

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Anderson University South Carolina Rankings

Out of the 20 colleges in South Carolina, Anderson University South Carolina is ranked at #5.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Where Is Anderson University South Carolina?

Location of Anderson University South Carolina

Contact details for Anderson University South Carolina are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621-4035
Phone: 864-231-2000
Website: www.andersonuniversity.edu

How Do I Get Into Anderson University South Carolina?

You can apply to Anderson University South Carolina online at: www.andersonuniversity.edu/freshmen/steps-enrollment

Admission Requirements for Anderson University South Carolina

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Anderson University South Carolina?

79% Acceptance Rate
70% Of Accepted Are Women
89% Submit SAT Scores
Anderson University South Carolina has an acceptance rate of 79%, which means that is not quite as selective as some other schools. Still, you'll need good grades and a solid application if you want to be admitted.

Approximately 30% of accepted students are men and 70% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 79%, and the acceptance rate for women is 79%.

Average Test Scores

About 89% of students accepted to Anderson University South Carolina submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 530 and 620. Math scores were between 510 and 610.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Anderson University South Carolina  ( 530 to 620 )
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800

SAT Math Scores for Anderson University South Carolina  ( 510 to 610 )
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800
Anderson University South Carolina received ACT scores from 76% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 21 and 26. Math scores were between 19 and 25. Composite scores were between 21 and 26.

ACT English Scores for Anderson University South Carolina  ( 21 to 26 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Anderson University South Carolina  ( 19 to 25 )
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36
ACT Composite Scores for Anderson University South Carolina  ( 21 to 26 )
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36

Can I Afford Anderson University South Carolina?

$29,554 Net Price
64% Take Out Loans
5.5% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Anderson University South Carolina is $29,554. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Anderson University South Carolina, approximately 64% of students took out student loans averaging $7,390 a year. That adds up to $29,560 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Anderson University South Carolina is 5.5%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Anderson University South Carolina Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,544 Full-Time Undergraduates
68% Women
12% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,893 undergraduate students at Anderson University South Carolina, with 2,544 being full-time and 349 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Anderson University South Carolina

There are also 650 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,544 full-time undergraduates at Anderson University South Carolina, 32% are male and 68% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Anderson University South Carolina

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Anderson University South Carolina students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Anderson University South Carolina Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 30
Black or African American 116
Hispanic or Latino 106
White 2,156
International Students 37
Other Races/Ethnicities 99

Geographic Diversity

South Carolina students aren't the only ones who study at Anderson University South Carolina. At this time, 24 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 36 countries are represented at Anderson University South Carolina. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Brazil, Argentina, and China.

Online Learning at Anderson University South Carolina

541 Took All Classes Online
1,577 Took At Least One Class Online
43.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 8 bachelor’s degree and 2 master’s degree programs available online at Anderson University South Carolina. In 2017-2018, 1,577 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Anderson University South Carolina has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 5th most popular in South Carolina for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Anderson University South Carolina

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Anderson University South Carolina was 43.4%. This is the #306 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Anderson University South Carolina regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Anderson University South Carolina ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Anderson University South Carolina.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Registered Nursing #63
Nursing #81

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Anderson University South Carolina Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 100 0 0 0 100
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing 0 0 13 1 14
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing 0 5 6 1 12
Nursing Administration 0 0 0 1 1
Nursing Education 0 0 0 0 0
Nursing Practice 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 100 5 19 3 127

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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