Claflin University
#3748 Overall Influence#635 Desirability Rank

Claflin University

Claflin University is a private historically black university in Orangeburg, South Carolina

Claflin University is a private historically black university in Orangeburg, South Carolina. Founded in 1869 after the American Civil War by northern missionaries for the education of freedmen and their children, it offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,678

Acceptance

56%

Graduation Rate

56%

Median SAT Score

945

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$16,152

Fees (in-state)

$702

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$19,440
30K-48K$20,524
48K-75K$15,375
75K-110K$24,525
110K+$17,474

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$30,700

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg SC 29115-4498

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

73 per 100k

Violent Crime

6 per 100k

What is Claflin University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1439 World Rank #585 USA Rank
Sociology
#3055 World Rank #983 USA Rank
Mathematics
#3409 World Rank #990 USA Rank
Engineering
#3053 World Rank #1040 USA Rank
Literature
#2523 World Rank #1117 USA Rank
Education
#2675 World Rank #1175 USA Rank
Political Science
#2352 World Rank #1216 USA Rank
Psychology
#2429 World Rank #1270 USA Rank
Business
#1809 World Rank #1272 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#3212 World Rank #1276 USA Rank
Biology
#2272 World Rank #1277 USA Rank
History
#3987 World Rank #1340 USA Rank
Computer Science
#4317 World Rank #1703 USA Rank
Medical
#4203 World Rank #1884 USA Rank
Communications
#4388 World Rank #2175 USA Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#1031 World Rank #592 USA Rank
Social Work
#2135 World Rank #1030 USA Rank
Law
#2834 World Rank #1029 USA Rank
Anthropology
#3298 World Rank #1225 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Claflin University's Most influential alumni?

Claflin University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice. Claflin University’s most academically influential people include Gloria Blackwell, Jacob Moorer, and Cecil J. Williams.

Gloria Blackwell

African American civil rights activist and educator

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Jacob Moorer

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Cecil J. Williams

American photographer

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Ernest A. Finney, Jr.

American judge

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Leo Twiggs

American artist

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Bryan Andrew Wilson
Bryan Andrew Wilson

Musician

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Georgia Burke

African-American actress, active between late 1920-1960s

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Rudel Saunders

Researcher

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