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Anderson University

Anderson University
316 Boulevard Anderson
South Carolina 29621-40350

Anderson University, founded in 1911, is a private, co-educational, liberal arts institution affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. Located on 60 acres, Anderson is comprised of 36 buildings and is about two hours from Atlanta, Georgia and Charlotte, North Carolina.

There are about 1,900 students enrolled at Anderson University, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to one. Students can choose from 39 majors and concentrations and 16 minors. The Graduate Program at Anderson University offers Master of Education and Master of Business Administration degrees.

Anderson's ACCEL Program offers undergraduate classes that are held on Monday and Thursday evenings for approximately eight weeks. Students may register for two classes per term or one class per term. There are five terms each year.

Quick Facts

  • Anderson is ranked one of the best universities in the South by both U. S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review.

  • Anderson is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 35 universities in the South whose graduates accumulate the least amount of educational debt.

  • Anderson University has a smoke-free and alcohol-free campus.

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