Claflin University

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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's Online Degrees

BA in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Organizational Management
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BA in Psychology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Required Credits: None Reported
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 49
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Claflin University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
9,261 65% 50% 940 17

How Much Does Claflin University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$17,046
Price by Family Income
Income Average 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 Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,102 2,043 59

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 History, Earth Sciences, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of Claflin University's most famous alumni:

Gloria Blackwell
An African American civil rights activist and educator.
Ed Forchion
An American politician.
Cecil J. Williams
An American photographer.
Mel King
An American politician.
Leo Twiggs
An American artist.
Ernest A. Finney Jr.
An American judge.
E. Roger Mitchell
An American actor.
Bryan Andrew Wilson
Bryan Andrew Wilson
A Musician.
Joseph H. Jefferson
An American politician.
Jacob Moorer
A South Carolina lawyer and civil rights activist.
Georgia Burke
An African-American actress, active between late 1920-1960s.
Iqbal Mahmud
A Researcher.

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