Erskine College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Due West, SC, Erskine College is one of the best universities in the state of South Carolina. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Erskine College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Erskine College.

PO Box 338 Due West, SC 29639
Phone: (864) 379-8838
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Erskine College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 3
Score: 96
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.1
Graduation and retention ranking: 2
Average freshman retention rate: 76.0%
6-year graduation rate: 64.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 3
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 72.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 11:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 82.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 6
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 955-1205
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 32%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 54%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 59.0%
Financial resources rank: 7
Alumni giving rank: 3
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 28.0%

Essential Facts: Erskine College

  • Prior to this time the church had established an academy for men in 1835 and a seminary in 1837. This academy became Erskine College, the first four-year denominational college in South Carolina.
  • Erskine College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 574, with a gender distribution of 56 percent male students and 44 percent female students.
  • Erskine College is a private institution that was founded in 1839. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 574, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 90 acres.

Erskine College History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 85%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 25%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 75%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook