58%

Acceptance Rate

$16,664

Avg.Financial Aid

003432

FAFSA Code

About Erskine College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

693

Website

www.erskine.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Reformed Presbyterian Church

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Erskine College, which is located in Due West, South Carolina is a private, Reformed Presbyterian Church university. Erskine College is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At EC around 59% are white, 22% are Black or African American, and 11% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity. Further, around 98% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 36% of the students are females and 64% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Tom Ervin, Thomas S. Gettys, Beth Couture, and William Bell Montgomery. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. A total of 90 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

2 Washington St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8643792131
Fax: 8643792167
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Erskine College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

58%

SAT Range

930 - 1140

ACT Range

18 - 23

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

No

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 930-1120, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Erskine College, must score 19 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 17 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 2 Washington St, Due West, South Carolina 29639, or call (864) 379-2131.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$35,268

Average Annual Cost

$34,095

Books And Supplies

$2,100

Other Fees

$2,055

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,350

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,900

Total One Year Cost

$53,500

Before applying to EC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $53,442. The average annual tuition cost ($36,510), books and supplies ($2,100), room and boarding ($11,465), and budget for other expenses ($2,650) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

54%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

25 Graduates

Biology, General

23 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

10 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

9 Graduates

Psychology, General

8 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

3 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Political Science and Government

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

572

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

40%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

56%

US National: 44%

Female

44%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

62% White

17% Unknown

12% Black

5% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

32%

Out Of State

64%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$57,374 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 96% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

96%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,800/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,550/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,550/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Flying Fleet

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

208

Total Female Athletes

151

Intramural Sports

2

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Rodeo

Soccer

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Rodeo

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Beach Volleyball

Acrobatics

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,465 per year for living on campus. Erskine College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at EC costs around $5,550 per year. The number of female and male students at the college are 64% and 36%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$37,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$22,000

$26,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$228 - 270

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,664

Students Receiving Federal Grants

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,691

Students Receiving State Aid

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,511

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,728

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$30,862

$30K - $48K

$19,756

$48K - $75K

$12,756

$75K - $110K

$17,460

> $110K

$13,338

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at EC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $2,098, whereas the financial aid is $14,340. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,645, while the institutional aid is $14,340.

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