Colleges Near Anderson

Colleges and universities near me in the Anderson, South Carolina area

There are 2 colleges in Anderson and 21 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 74,627 students.

Located in South Carolina with a population of 26,686, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Anderson. Driving time to these schools from Anderson should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Furman University in Greenville. The largest college in the area is Clemson University enrolling 24,951 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Anderson.


21 results

Anderson University
A
Anderson, SC
Anderson University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 3,429enrollment
  • $21,599net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 860-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

1 miles from Anderson

Forrest College
F
Anderson, SC
 
Forrest College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 67enrollment
  • $20,384net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Anderson

Tri County Technical College
T
Pendleton, SC
 
Tri County Technical College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,082enrollment
  • $8,995net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Anderson

Southern Wesleyan University
S
Central, SC
 
Southern Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 1,551enrollment
  • $17,978net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 948-1153SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Anderson

Clemson University
C
Clemson, SC
Clemson University

Public 4 Year

9 reviews

#24 Best Public Universities in America

  • 24,951enrollment
  • $21,482net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1400SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 4.18Avg GPA

15 miles from Anderson

Erskine College and Seminary
E
Due West, SC
 
Erskine College and Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 693enrollment
  • $35,421net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 930-1120SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

20 miles from Anderson

Virginia College Greenville
V
Greenville, SC
 
Virginia College Greenville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 355enrollment
  • $29,742net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Anderson

Greenville Technical College
G
Greenville, SC
 
Greenville Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,864enrollment
  • $6,992net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Anderson

Brown Mackie College Greenville
B
Greenville, SC
 
Brown Mackie College Greenville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 285enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Anderson

Bob Jones University
B
Greenville, SC
Bob Jones University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,005enrollment
  • $14,570net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

29 miles from Anderson

Furman University
F
Greenville, SC
Furman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,947enrollment
  • $35,621net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1420SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.74*Avg GPA

30 miles from Anderson

Emmanuel College
E
Franklin Springs, GA
 
Emmanuel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 920enrollment
  • $18,268net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 920-1120SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

33 miles from Anderson

Lander University
L
Greenwood, SC
Lander University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in South Carolina

  • 3,044enrollment
  • $13,009net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

35 miles from Anderson

Piedmont Technical College
P
Greenwood, SC
 
Piedmont Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,491enrollment
  • $9,126net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Anderson

Toccoa Falls College
T
Toccoa Falls, GA
Toccoa Falls College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 1,656enrollment
  • $22,309net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 920-1150SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

41 miles from Anderson

North Greenville University
N
Tigerville, SC
North Greenville University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,578enrollment
  • $19,124net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 870-1240SAT range
  • 19-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

41 miles from Anderson

Presbyterian College
P
Clinton, SC
Presbyterian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Value Colleges in South Carolina

  • 1,330enrollment
  • $19,778net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1230SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

44 miles from Anderson

Virginia College
V
Spartanburg, SC
 
Virginia College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 274enrollment
  • $29,013net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Anderson

FAQ's

The closest community college is Tri County Technical College and is 11.7 miles from Anderson. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Tri County Technical College are $4,448 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Tri County Technical College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.