Overview

Student Population
2,849
Lander University overview
Location Greenwood, South Carolina
Online lander.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Lander University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Greenwood, South Carolina, Lander University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,368 prospective students applied, and 2,078 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 765 enrolled in the school.  2,619 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 230 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $10,700 plus fees of $1,000. Lander University is ranked 893 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very Easy 
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SAT 1020/1170
ACT 17/23
GPA 3.66
Applications Accepted
47.6% 
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Annual Cost to Attend

South Carolina Resident Tuition
$10,700
In State Costs for Lander University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,000
Room and Board $8,900
Budget for Other Expenses$2,700
Total One Year Cost$24,500
Out of State Tuition
$20,300
Out of State Costs for Lander University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,000
Room and Board $8,900
Budget for Other Expenses$2,700
Total One Year Cost$34,100

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
37% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lander University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Education 16%
Health Professions 11%
Social Sciences 10%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=218229 IPEDS survey data for Lander University.