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Best Liberal Arts Colleges in South Carolina

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in South Carolina that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 34 Liberal Arts schools located within South Carolina. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in South Carolina for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Trident Technical College Charleston, SC

Trident Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a very large public college in a small city. In 2015, 565 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 565 Associate's degrees.

2 Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway, SC

Horry-Georgetown Technical College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 542 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 533 Associate's degrees, and 9 Certificates degrees.

3 University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie Allendale, SC

University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 222 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 222 Associate's degrees.

4 University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia, SC

University of South Carolina-Columbia offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 136 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 132 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Associate's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
5 North Greenville University Tigerville, SC

North Greenville University offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small private university in a outlying rural. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 65 Bachelor's degrees.

6 University of South Carolina-Upstate Spartanburg, SC

University of South Carolina-Upstate offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 89 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 89 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 University of South Carolina-Sumter Sumter, SC

University of South Carolina-Sumter offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a small city. In 2015, 103 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 103 Associate's degrees.

8 Midlands Technical College West Columbia, SC

Midlands Technical College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 356 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 354 Associate's degrees, and 2 Certificates degrees.

9 Greenville Technical College Greenville, SC

Greenville Technical College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a small city. In 2015, 315 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 312 Associate's degrees, and 3 Certificates degrees.

10 Coastal Carolina University Conway, SC

Coastal Carolina University offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 92 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 92 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in South Carolina

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Trident Technical College Trident Technical College Charleston, SC
2/5
33 : 1 15,043
Horry-Georgetown Technical College Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway, SC
2/5
32 : 1 7,097
University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie Allendale, SC
2/5
35 : 1 1,109
University of South Carolina-Columbia University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia, SC
3/5
20 : 1 33,724
North Greenville University North Greenville University Tigerville, SC
4/5
16 : 1 2,689
University of South Carolina-Upstate University of South Carolina-Upstate Spartanburg, SC
3/5
24 : 1 5,996
University of South Carolina-Sumter University of South Carolina-Sumter Sumter, SC
2/5
27 : 1 901
Midlands Technical College Midlands Technical College West Columbia, SC
2/5
29 : 1 10,946
Greenville Technical College Greenville Technical College Greenville, SC
2/5
25 : 1 12,280
Coastal Carolina University Coastal Carolina University Conway, SC
3/5
21 : 1 10,263
Spartanburg Methodist College Spartanburg Methodist College Spartanburg, SC
4/5
23 : 1 771
Tri-County Technical College Tri-County Technical College Pendleton, SC
2/5
26 : 1 6,128
Limestone College Limestone College Gaffney, SC
4/5
34 : 1 3,139
Winthrop University Winthrop University Rock Hill, SC
3/5
17 : 1 6,031
Francis Marion University Francis Marion University Florence, SC
3/5
17 : 1 3,947
University of South Carolina-Lancaster University of South Carolina-Lancaster Lancaster, SC
2/5
31 : 1 1,722
Lander University Lander University Greenwood, SC
3/5
17 : 1 2,701
Spartanburg Community College Spartanburg Community College Spartanburg, SC
2/5
27 : 1 4,928
University of South Carolina-Aiken University of South Carolina-Aiken Aiken, SC
3/5
21 : 1 3,448
University of South Carolina-Union University of South Carolina-Union Union, SC
2/5
28 : 1 569
York Technical College York Technical College Rock Hill, SC
2/5
26 : 1 4,753
Columbia College Columbia College Columbia, SC
5/5
17 : 1 1,484
Piedmont Technical College Piedmont Technical College Greenwood, SC
2/5
30 : 1 5,216
Aiken Technical College Aiken Technical College Graniteville, SC
2/5
25 : 1 2,359
Technical College of the Lowcountry Technical College of the Lowcountry Beaufort, SC
2/5
31 : 1 2,332

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for South Carolina Schools

South Carolina Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 565 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Trident Technical College 0 565 0 0 0
Midlands Technical College 2 354 0 0 0
Spartanburg Community College 0 126 0 0 0
Piedmont Technical College 0 94 0 0 0
Florence-Darlington Technical College 0 68 0 0 0
How many South Carolina schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 9 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in South Carolina?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 25 Colleges 3,366 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 11 Colleges 474 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 11 Colleges 177 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 2 Colleges 2 Graduates
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