#4277 Overall Influence #635 Desirability Rank

Claflin University

Private historically black university in Orangeburg, South Carolina

From Wikipedia

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.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,261

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

50%

Median SAT Score

940

Median ACT Score

17

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$16,476

Fees (in-state)

$570

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,139
30K - 48K$19,068
48K - 75K$14,343
75K - 110K$21,554
110K+$22,402

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

#2420 World Rank
Education
#3033 World Rank
Engineering
#1951 World Rank
History
#3246 World Rank
Political Science
#5042 World Rank
Business
#3985 World Rank
Biology
#4573 World Rank
Medical
#2994 World Rank
Mathematics
#3656 World Rank
Communications
#5647 World Rank
Computer Science
#3403 World Rank
Psychology
#2532 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4639 World Rank
Philosophy
#6535 World Rank
Literature
#6644 World Rank
Chemistry
#4561 World Rank
Sociology
#7802 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#1725 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2648 World Rank
Law
#2824 World Rank
Economics
#3362 World Rank
Social Work
#5577 World Rank
Anthropology
#8181 World Rank
Physics
#10887 World Rank
Religious Studies

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 Earth Sciences, History, and Education

Rudel Saunders

Researcher

Marvin Phillips

American basketball player

Georgia Burke

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

Jacob Moorer

Bryan Andrew Wilson

Bryan Andrew Wilson

Musician

Joseph H. Jefferson

American politician

E. Roger Mitchell

American actor

Ernest A. Finney Jr.

American judge

Leo Twiggs

American artist

Mel King

American politician

Cecil J. Williams

American photographer

Ed Forchion

American politician