South Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 22 private colleges in South Carolina with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Columbia International University leads the list by accepting 33% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of South Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
C

Columbia, SC

33%
L

Gaffney, SC

44%
C

Charleston, SC

52%
S

Central, SC

54%
C

Orangeburg, SC

56%
E

Due West, SC

58%
S

Spartanburg, SC

58%
C

Spartanburg, SC

59%
N

Tigerville, SC

60%
F

Greenville, SC

61%
A

Anderson, SC

62%
C

Hartsville, SC

63%
W

Spartanburg, SC

64%
V

Denmark, SC

65%
N

Newberry, SC

66%
P

Clinton, SC

69%
C

Columbia, SC

96%
A

Columbia, SC

100%
B

Columbia, SC

100%
C

Rock Hill, SC

100%