Erskine College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Erskine College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 755 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1839 and is the only college located in Due West, South Carolina.

Erskine College is affiliated with Reformed Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Erskine College will give you the option to get a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Erskine College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Biology, Management, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
63%
Erskine College student retention rate is relatively low at 63% (close to South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Erskine College is average: 69%.

Student to faculty ratio at Erskine College is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,200
Average tuition cost is very high - about $28,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Erskine College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $2,200; which makes it a total of $30,200 annually.

Read the details about Erskine College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
66%
According to recent data, 1,093 applications were submitted and 719 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Erskine College might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Erskine College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Erskine College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Erskine College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Erskine College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 700 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: roughly $5,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Erskine College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Erskine College Location and Maps



Post Address: Erskine College, 2 Washington St, Due West, South Carolina 29639, USA
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