University of South Carolina Lancaster: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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University of South Carolina Lancaster is a small two-year, public school with 1,725 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1959 and is the only institution located in Lancaster, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Few
University of South Carolina Lancaster will give you the opportunity to obtain an associate's degree.

University of South Carolina Lancaster deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

University of South Carolina Lancaster student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (below South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of South Carolina Lancaster is very low: 20%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of South Carolina Lancaster is reasonably decent - 18:1. Find out more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,700
High
Average tuition price is fairly high, about $16,300 a year. The additional fees at University of South Carolina Lancaster beyond tuition are roughly $400, which comes to a total of $16,700 a year.

Read the details about University of South Carolina Lancaster 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
72%
Doable
According to recent data, 734 applications were submitted and 528 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of South Carolina Lancaster in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
University of South Carolina Lancaster provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of South Carolina Lancaster, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at University of South Carolina Lancaster.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of South Carolina Lancaster. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of South Carolina Lancaster appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of South Carolina Lancaster Location and Maps



Post Address: University of South Carolina Lancaster, 476 Hubbard Drive, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720, USA
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