Limestone College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1115 College Drive

Gaffney, SC 29340-3799

(864) 488-4554

(800) 795-7151

Fax: (864) 487-8706



Contact: Chris Phenicie

Vice President for Enrollment Services
Main Address

1115 College Drive

Gaffney, SC 29340-3799

(864) 489-7151

www.limestone.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 742

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 171

Degree-seeking undergrads: 742

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 56%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 54%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Jazz Studies B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Business/Managerial Economics B
E-Commerce B
Human Resources Development B
Marketing Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A,B
Computer Science A,B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Computer/Systems Security B
Database Management B
Information Technology A
System Administration B
Web/Multimedia Design B
Web/Multimedia Management A,B

Education

Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Pre-Chiropractic B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Limestone College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:
Website:www.limestone.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.limestone.edu/admissions-how-to-apply
Address:1115 College Drive, Gaffney, SC 29340-3799
Setting:31
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,015
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):36%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,364 (45% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$23,900
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,900
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$15,301

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Limestone College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Limestone College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services35
Education7
English Language and Literature/Letters3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total5391

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Limestone College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services35
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total5141

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Limestone College 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$23,900
Out-of-state$23,900
Books and supplies$2,304

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,150
Out-of-state$12,150

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid422100%
Grant or scholarship aid421100%$15,301
Student loan aid34281%$11,503

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,37680%$9,504
Federal student loans2,21275%$9,773

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,0601,5001,560
Percent admitted100%51%45%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%16%11%

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

Limestone College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,015
Undergraduate enrollment2,946
Graduate enrollment69

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

Limestone College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • 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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