South Carolina has 89 higher education schools within its borders. Clemson University, the highest-ranked school in SC, has a total student population of 19,111 and is the 86th highest ranked school in the USA. Of the 89 schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. There are 2873 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,037 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,801, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Of the 89 schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Hair Design comes out as the most expensive ($26,640/yr), with University of South Carolina-Union as the lowest recorded at only $4,996/yr.South Carolina Interesting Facts