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Colleges with High Student to Faculty Ratio in South Carolina

This page lists colleges with the high Student to Faculty Ratio (a faculty teaches/cares more students which means probably less attention/support on each student) in South Carolina. Benedict College has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 17 to 1 where 169 faculty or instructional staffs teach 2,165 undergraduate students in South Carolina.
We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. We also exclude schools which provide programs through online exclusively since those schools have relatively many more students per faculty than regular colleges.
The next table shows the schools that have high Student to Faculty Ratio with total number of students and faculties. Note that the actual ratio is computed based on number of undergraduate students and instructional staffs who teach undergraduate programs. It may differ from the number of faculties shown in below table. You may want to check colleges having the Lowest Student to Faculty Ratio in South Carolina.
Colleges with High Student to Faculty Ratio in South Carolina
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1Benedict College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
17 to 12,16510762
2University of South Carolina-Columbia
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
17 to 134,7951,667658
3Clemson University
Public, 4 or more yearsClemson, SC
16 to 124,9511,300111
4Lander University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreenwood, SC
16 to 13,044137104
5Coastal Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsConway, SC
16 to 110,641490193
6South Carolina State University
Public, 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
16 to 13,02213475
7University of South Carolina-Upstate
Public, 4 or more yearsSpartanburg, SC
16 to 16,175228225
8Anderson University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAnderson, SC
15 to 13,429155219
9College of Charleston
Public, 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
15 to 110,783534355
10Francis Marion University
Public, 4 or more yearsFlorence, SC
15 to 13,94021083