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Largest South Carolina Colleges with Most Enrollment

University of South Carolina-Columbia has the most students of 35,364 for academic year 2019-2020 in South Carolina. Clemson University is ranked second with 25,822 students and College of Charleston follows them with 10,545 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest South Carolina Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1University of South Carolina-Columbia
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
35,36419,49415,870
2Clemson University
Public, 4 or more yearsClemson, SC
25,82212,85712,965
3College of Charleston
Public, 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
10,5456,8723,673
4Coastal Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsConway, SC
10,4845,8604,624
5University of South Carolina-Upstate
Public, 4 or more yearsSpartanburg, SC
6,3084,2692,039
6Winthrop University
Public, 4 or more yearsRock Hill, SC
5,8654,1891,676
7Francis Marion University
Public, 4 or more yearsFlorence, SC
4,2402,9621,278
8Citadel Military College of South Carolina
Public, 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
3,7678022,965
9University of South Carolina Aiken
Public, 4 or more yearsAiken, SC
3,7202,4431,277
10Anderson University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAnderson, SC
3,5432,3801,163
11Charleston Southern University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
3,4772,2121,265
12Lander University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreenwood, SC
3,2262,2061,020
13Furman University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGreenville, SC
2,8281,7421,086
14South Carolina State University
Public, 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
2,4791,3711,108
15North Greenville University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTigerville, SC
2,4261,3081,118
16Limestone College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGaffney, SC
2,2061,212994
17Claflin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
2,0701,405665
18Benedict College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
2,0401,132908
19Wofford College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpartanburg, SC
1,720897823
20Converse College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpartanburg, SC
1,4551,349106