Anderson University

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School Information

Phone Number:(864) 231-2000
Website:www.andersonuniversity.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.andersonuniversity.edu/freshmen/steps-enrollment
Address:316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621-4035
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,432
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):41%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,980 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$25,880
Out-of-state Tuition:$25,880
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$18,440

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Anderson University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Anderson University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services101
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education103
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs41
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service51
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Theology and Religious Vocations411
Visual and Performing Arts14
Grand total6981

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Anderson University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service51
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total135

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Anderson University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$25,880
Out-of-state$25,880
Books and supplies$2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,242
Out-of-state$8,242

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid661100%
Grant or scholarship aid661100%$18,440
Student loan aid62494%$4,742

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,13576%$11,051
Federal student loans2,01772%$7,641

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Anderson University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Anderson University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,3169912,325
Percent admitted100%54%54%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%22%19%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Anderson University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,432
Undergraduate enrollment2,944
Graduate enrollment488

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Anderson University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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