Erskine College: A Christian Liberal Arts Community
Erskine College has been equipping young people to flourish in lives of learning, serving, and leading for more than 175 years. A rich heritage of thoughtful scholarship, Christian commitment, and intentional community provides an academic experience that's as distinctive as Erskine's students, faculty, and graduates.
Nearly half of all Erskine alumni go on to graduate programs or advanced study. Erskine College boasts an outstanding record of placing graduates in medical school, pharmacy school, and related programs. Others find positions in business, education, health care, and other fields.
The most popular majors include Biology (including Pre-medical and Pre-pharmacy tracks as well as Environmental Science and Ecology); Psychology; Business; and Education (Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary, Special, and Physical Education).
An Outstanding Value
Erskine is ranked as a College of Distinction because of its engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community, and successful outcomes. An education at Erskine College is affordable. Nearly 100 percent of their students receive financial aid, many in the form of academic scholarships, institutional grants, or athletic scholarships.
Erskine is nationally ranked among the best liberal arts colleges. No matter which major students choose, they will be challenged to work hard, think creatively and critically, explore options, and question assumptions across a variety of subjects.
What students learn and how they live are inseparable foundations for an excellent education. Erskine is committed to Christian authenticity. While students pursue knowledge, they seek grace and wisdom to answer the big questions.
The college's small size means some big advantages! Students will get to know almost everyone, including their professors. And professors may become mentors, even friends.
Due West of what? Not sure. But with its tree-lined green spaces, gardens, stately architecture, comfortable hangouts, and convenient Wi-Fi, the Erskine campus in Due West, South Carolina, is a great place to learn and live, and is featured as sixth among the 50 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities in the nation.
Living on campus provides great opportunities for fellowship and leadership. In a community like this, character is refined through meaningful relationships.
Call it a custom-fit college experience. At Erskine, unique talents, interests, and contributions really matter. Students help shape the experience for each other.
Majors & Degrees
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies||Associate||Bachelors|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||Associate||Bachelors|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||Associate||Bachelors|
|Business Administration And Management|
|Physical Education Teaching And Coaching|
|Social Studies Teacher Education|
|English Language And Literature/Letters||Associate||Bachelors|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||Associate||Bachelors|
|Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences||Associate||Bachelors|
|Mathematics And Statistics||Associate||Bachelors|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies||Associate||Bachelors|
|Sport And Fitness Administration/management|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||Associate||Bachelors|
|Political Science And Government|
|Visual And Performing Arts||Associate||Bachelors|
|Type||Application Closing||Notification Date||Rolling Admissions|
|Fall freshmen||Not reported||Not reported||Yes|
|Other early decision plan||November 1st||November 15th|
|Transfer||Not reported||Not reported||Yes|
Test Scores Accepted
|Test||Avg. Score||25th %||75th %|
Tuition & Fees
Other Payment Considerations
|Guaranteed tuition plan offered||Yes|
|Tuition payment plans offered||Yes|
|Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition||
|Black or African American||13.02%|
|White or Caucasian||67.68%|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||0.8%|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0.48%|
Freshman car parking
|% of undergrad students who live in college housing||89%|
Fall Fest, Spring Fling and Homecoming
Literary societies, religious organizations, Student Government Organization, publications and honor societies
|Cross-country Running||No||Division 2|
|Cross-country Running||No||Division 2|