Anderson County Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in Anderson County, South Carolina, serving 6,497 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 27:1.

Anderson County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Forrest College
    Pivate, for profit
    601 E River Street
    Anderson SC  29624
    (864)225-7653

    111 students
  • 7900 U.S. Hwy 76
    Pendleton SC  29670
    (864)646-1500

    6,386 students
Recent Articles
May 18, 2017
Some community college scholars have been selected by NASA to design robotic rovers. Learn about the program and some of the students selected.
May 18, 2017
A recent study by Sallie Mae shows that many of the families choosing community college for their students today are in income brackets over $100,000. We’ll explore possible reasons for the demographic change.
May 18, 2017
We examine the debate currently brewing in the Michigan legislature over whether to allow Michigan community colleges to offer four-year degrees. Are these degrees constitutional?