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South Carolina Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in South Carolina. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Claflin University, has the lowest yield rate of 9.36% for academic year 2019-2020 in South Carolina. Benedict College is positioned second with 12.74% yield and Wofford College follows them with 21%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in South Carolina.
South Carolina Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Claflin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
9.36% 9,081 5,013 469 55.20%
2Benedict College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
12.74% 7,554 5,799 739 76.77%
3Wofford College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpartanburg, SC
20.93% 3,786 2,265 474 59.83%
4Presbyterian College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClinton, SC
21.16% 2,141 1,616 342 75.48%
5South Carolina State University
Public, 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
21.22% 2,631 1,748 371 66.44%
6Charleston Southern University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
21.60% 5,398 2,680 579 49.65%
7Furman University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGreenville, SC
21.86% 5,258 2,987 653 56.81%
8Coastal Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsConway, SC
22.21% 15,061 10,373 2,304 68.87%
9College of Charleston
Public, 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
22.22% 11,783 9,230 2,051 78.33%
10Columbia College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
22.31% 817 789 176 96.57%