Online Colleges in South Carolina

For academic year 2019-2020, 55 South Carolina colleges offer online degree programs and/or online courses. Of that, 3 colleges have online students more than 50% of total enrollment.
Next list summarizes the important statistics for online colleges. For this statistics, we include online completely colleges and colleges with the rate of online students of 50% or more.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of South Carolina online colleges is $21,194 for South Carolina residents and $21,830 for out-of-state students. Clemson University has the highest tuition & fees of $38,550 and W L Bonner College has the lowest tuition & fees of $5,416.
  • Total 26,023 students have enrolled in online colleges in South Carolina. Strayer University-South Carolina is the largest online college with 2,450 online students.
  • Clemson University offers the most number of online programs of 37 programs via distance learning.
  • Strayer University-South Carolina has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

48 Online Colleges in South Carolina Comparison Table

Next table lists all online colleges located in South Carolina. You can sort them to compare the schools focusing on specific topics by clicking each column title. The "-" value in table means that the corresponding data has not been reported or available.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity Colleges
College NameSouth Carolina Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent Population (Total)Online Student PopulationNumber of Programs (total)Number of Online ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
Aiken Technical College
Graniteville, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,306$6,8802,26722562113 to 1
Anderson University
Anderson, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,970$29,9803,429541912115 to 1
Charleston Southern University
Charleston, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,840$27,8403,414449891612 to 1
Technical College of the Lowcountry
Beaufort, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,740$11,0202,247480451214 to 1
Bob Jones University
Greenville, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,300$21,2243,00528981712 to 1
Southern Wesleyan University
Central, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,700$25,6761,55178655714 to 1
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,978$33,30810,78342596-15 to 1
Northeastern Technical College
Cheraw, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,186$7,9481,27560732-19 to 1
Citadel Military College of South Carolina
Charleston, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,620$35,8763,763381691112 to 1
Claflin University
Orangeburg, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,480$17,0462,17215844414 to 1
Clemson University
Clemson, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,558$38,55024,9511,3862424316 to 1
Coker University
Hartsville, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,684$31,5241,28021549412 to 1
Columbia International University
Columbia, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,390$24,6501,048352541115 to 1
Columbia College
Columbia, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,714$18,5911,27638746411 to 1
Converse College
Spartanburg, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,680$20,5001,38012379412 to 1
Denmark Technical College
Denmark, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,648$11,0554898526-12 to 1
Florence-Darlington Technical College
Florence, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,030$6,9024,18268461-16 to 1
Francis Marion University
Florence, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,160$21,5443,9409045415 to 1
Greenville Technical College
Greenville, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,186$9,41010,8641,77387215 to 1
Horry-Georgetown Technical College
Conway, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,356$8,6206,7881,15377424 to 1
Lander University
Greenwood, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,700$21,3003,04410232316 to 1
Limestone College
Gaffney, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,025$26,3002,4421,361452013 to 1
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,947$25,8332,94447644710 to 1
Midlands Technical College
West Columbia, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,916$13,8129,89267883118 to 1
Newberry College
Newberry, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,267$28,1501,2082246113 to 1
North Greenville University
Tigerville, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,150$22,0502,578173591814 to 1
Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College
Orangeburg, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,714$7,4902,387247551115 to 1
Piedmont Technical College
Greenwood, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,315$6,5934,4911,17165816 to 1
University of South Carolina Aiken
Aiken, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,760$21,2183,69962328314 to 1
University of South Carolina Beaufort
Bluffton, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,730$21,7762,11618723116 to 1
University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,688$33,92834,7951,6092991017 to 1
University of South Carolina-Lancaster
Lancaster, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$7,558$18,2381,5234235-14 to 1
University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie
Allendale, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$7,558$18,238927492-16 to 1
University of South Carolina-Sumter
Sumter, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$7,558$18,2381,110572-15 to 1
Coastal Carolina University
Conway, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,640$27,39410,641495801516 to 1
South Carolina State University
Orangeburg, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,060$21,7503,02212264116 to 1
University of South Carolina-Upstate
Spartanburg, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,583$23,0856,17559647716 to 1
Spartanburg Methodist College
Spartanburg, SC
Private, 2-4 years
$16,920$17,540869296120 to 1
Spartanburg Community College
Spartanburg, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$6,030$9,8224,53445859416 to 1
Central Carolina Technical College
Sumter, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$6,594$9,0163,55059649416 to 1
Tri-County Technical College
Pendleton, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,792$10,2086,08253252419 to 1
Trident Technical College
Charleston, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,143$8,69012,1482,1401052220 to 1
Williamsburg Technical College
Kingstree, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$4,800$8,592737527112 to 1
Winthrop University
Rock Hill, SC
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,836$30,1665,81315983614 to 1
York Technical College
Rock Hill, SC
Public, 2-4 years
$5,395$10,3394,25334972-17 to 1
W L Bonner College
Columbia, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$5,416$5,41613213-13 to 1
Strayer University-South Carolina
Greenville, SC
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,857$13,5152,6872,450323246 to 1
Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Conway
Conway, SC
Private, 2-4 years
$10,880$25,2401,34232311420 to 1
Average$21,194$21,830231,13026,023--16 to 1