south-carolina Colleges Hardest to Get Into

Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in south-carolina for 2019

These are the most selective colleges in south-carolina. We've ranked the schools which reject over fifty percent of applicants by rate of acceptance. Leading the list is Columbia International University which sent acceptance letters to only 28% of the 584 students who applied and rejected 72%. Interestingly, not all schools on our "most selective" lists are overly academically challenging. Schools with less rigorous standardized test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have the capacity to potentially enroll.

List of Lowest Acceptance Rate Colleges & Universities in south-carolina
Rank College Percent Admitted Academic Difficulty
1 Columbia International University
Columbia, South Carolina
584 Applicants
28% Avg-  Chance
2 Claflin University
Orangeburg, South Carolina
9,767 Applicants
41% Avg-  Chance
3 Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina
26,242 Applicants
47% Very Hard  Chance
4 Lander University
Greenwood, South Carolina
4,368 Applicants
48% Easy  Chance