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Lander University

Greenwood, SC, USA
3.92 Average Rating

Founded in 1872, Lander University is a small public higher education institution situated in Greenwood, South Carolina. The university provides a liberal arts program and several professional schools. The school houses a popular Equestrian Center which is comprised of a stable, indoor and outdoor arenas, a round pen, and several horse pastures. Liberal arts and humanities is the most popular major, as well as business and nursing.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
93%
Out of State Students
6%
0
100
48%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 15, 2019
Other May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,849
Total Number of Undergrads
2,787
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
24%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
42%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,570
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$10,700
Out-of-State Tuition
$20,300
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,869
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
31%
69%
Student Organizations
68
Size of Town
Town: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Greenville
Columbia
Augusta
Charleston
Charlotte
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$34,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.92 Average Rating
it is a really pretty campus with a friendly atmosphere. the classes are very enjoyable with wonderful professors. my dorm is a little old, but other than, it is a very nice building to stay in.
Mara from Summervile, SC
Lander University is a great school, that involves varies activities and ways to make school not so bad. It also has great staff and the teachers are very easy to talk to and they all know you by name which was very important to me. Also has a great living spaces of dorms and apartments.
Steven from Anderson, SC

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