Anderson County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Anderson County, South Carolina, serving 6,691 students.
For South Carolina community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,761 per year for in-state students and $9,547 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,789 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 77% (view national acceptance rates).
South Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 31:1.

Anderson County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Forrest College
    Private for-profit
    135 students601 E River Street
    AndersonSC 29624
    (8.6)422-5765
    135
  • 6,556 students7900 U.S. Hwy 76
    PendletonSC 29670
    (864)646-1500
    6,556
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