The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • Clemson University has more expensive tuition & fees ($38,550) than South Carolina ($33,928).
  • It is harder to admit to Clemson University than South Carolina.
  • Clemson University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,320) than South Carolina (1,255).
  • Clemson University has higher submitted ACT score (30) than South Carolina (29).
  • South Carolina has more students with 35,470 students while Clemson University has 26,406 students.
  • South Carolina has more full-time faculties with 1,693 faculties while Clemson University has 1,360 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Clemson University and University of South Carolina-Columbia.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Clemson UniversitySouth Carolina
Clemson Universityvs.South Carolina
Clemson, South CarolinaLocationColumbia, South Carolina
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$15,558
Out-Of-State$38,550
Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,688
Out-Of-State$33,928
82% ($9,287)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($6,405)
$9,287Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,405
47.18 %Acceptance Rates72.31 %
29.48 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.25 %
1,320SAT Score1,255
30ACT Score29
85 %Graduation Rate78 %
12 %Transfer-out Rate16 %
94 %Retention Rate90 %
26,406Student Population35,470
1,360Number of Faculties1,693
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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