Claflin University

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Most Influential School
#635
Most Desirable School

Private historically black university in Orangeburg, South Carolina

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About Claflin University

According to 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.

Claflin University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
9,26165%50%94017

How Much Does Claflin University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$16,476$570
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,139
30K - 48K$19,068
48K - 75K$14,343
75K - 110K$21,554
110K+$22,402

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Claflin University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Claflin University, then you can expect to earn an average of $30,700 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Claflin University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
2,1022,04359

Where is Claflin University?

Claflin University is located at 400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg SC 29115-4498

How Safe is Claflin University?

Orangeburg has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Claflin University Known For?

Claflin University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Claflin University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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. Here are some of Claflin University's most famous alumni:

Iqbal Mahmud
A Researcher.
Georgia Burke
An African-American actress, active between late 1920-1960s.
Marvin Phillips
An American basketball player.
Jacob Moorer
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Bryan Andrew Wilson
Bryan Andrew Wilson
A Musician.
Joseph H. Jefferson
An American politician.
E. Roger Mitchell
An American actor.
Ernest A. Finney Jr.
An American judge.
Leo Twiggs
An American artist.
Mel King
An American politician.
Cecil J. Williams
An American photographer.
Ed Forchion
An American politician.