Student Population
Anderson University overview
Location Anderson, South Carolina
Online andersonuniversity.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Anderson University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Anderson, South Carolina, Anderson University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,322 prospective students applied, and 1,836 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 679 enrolled in the school.  2,791 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 703 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $24,290 plus fees of $2,680. AU is ranked 678 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Anderson University overview
SAT 1120/1300
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
Anderson University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Anderson University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$2,680
Room and Board $9,680
Budget for Other Expenses$3,900
Total One Year Cost$42,550


Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
48% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Anderson University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 37%
Business 36%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
Psychology 4%
Communication 3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217633 IPEDS survey data for Anderson University.