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Tightest South Carolina Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) South Carolina colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Southern Wesleyan University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 35.03% for academic year 2019-2020 in South Carolina. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in South Carolina.
Tightest South Carolina Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Southern Wesleyan University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCentral, SC
35.03%1,04236519954.52%
2Lander University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreenwood, SC
43.16%5,7742,49294337.84%
3Columbia International University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
47.92%33616113281.99%
4Charleston Southern University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCharleston, SC
49.65%5,3982,68057921.60%
5Limestone College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGaffney, SC
50.91%2,5691,30833925.92%
6Clemson University
Public, 4 or more yearsClemson, SC
51.26%29,07014,9003,93226.39%
7Allen University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, SC
53.27%68936724165.67%
8Claflin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, SC
55.20%9,0815,0134699.36%
9University of South Carolina Aiken
Public, 4 or more yearsAiken, SC
55.75%2,7751,54755836.07%
10Furman University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGreenville, SC
56.81%5,2582,98765321.86%