Erskine College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Erskine College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 765 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
Fair
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 Chemistry. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
61%
Fair
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.

Erskine College student retention rate is relatively low at 61% (close to South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Erskine College is below average: 56%.

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
$33,400
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high - about $31,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Erskine College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $2,000; which makes it a total of $33,400 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
64%
Doable
According to recent data, 991 applications were submitted and 637 were accepted; so it is not very hard 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
$5,400
Medium
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
Unsafe
Erskine College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: roughly $5,400 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Erskine College appears to be a relatively safe 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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