Clemson University

Acceptance Rate 49.22 %
SAT Average 1,320
Tuition & Fees $38,550
Student Population 26,406
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,287

Academic Overview

Clemson University Campus, Clemson, SC
Clemson University is a public, four-years institute located in Clemson, South Carolina. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $15,558 for South Carolina residents and $38,550 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 26,406 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 49.22% and the graduation rate is 85% last year.
The salary after graduation from Clemson University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Clemson's tuition & fees is $15,558 for South Carolina residents and $38,550 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $11,796 for in-state students and $23,246 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
South Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Clemson. The acceptance rate of Clemson is 49.22% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.85%. The average graduation rate is 85% and the transfer-out rate is 11%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,287 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 26,406 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Clemson University is 49.22 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Clemson University is 85 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Clemson University is 11 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Clemson University is 94 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Clemson University is 26,406
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Clemson University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,287 at Clemson University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address201 Sikes Hall, Clemson, SC 29634
Online Applicationwww.clemson.edu/admissions/undergraduate/index.html
Financial Aidwww.clemson.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://netprice.app.clemson.edu/calc/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.clemson.edu/studentaffairs/veterans/benefits.html
Disability Servicehttps://www.clemson.edu/academics/studentaccess/

Offered Degrees

Clemson offers 266 major programs through online and on-site education where 13 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate40
Bachelor's Degree800
Post Bachelor's Degree267
Master's Degree783
Post Master's Degree101
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship531

Special Learning Opportunities

Clemson University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,595)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,020)

Veterans Benefits

Clemson University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges