Lander University

#3160 / #883
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Public university in Greenwood, South Carolina, US

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About Lander University

According to Wikipedia, Lander University is a public university in Greenwood, South Carolina. It is the state's second-smallest publicly funded baccalaureate institution. History Lander University was founded as a college for women by Methodist clergyman Samuel Lander in 1872 as Williamston Female College in Williamston, South Carolina. It was re-named Lander College in 1904. Men were admitted in starting in 1943 and it became a university in 1992.

Lander University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
5,627 57% 49% 1035 20

How Much Does Lander University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$10,700 $1,000

How Much Do Lander University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Lander University, then you can expect to earn an average of $38,100 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Lander University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,103 3,027 76

Where is Lander University?

Lander University is located at 320 Stanley Avenue, Greenwood SC 29649-2099

How Safe is Lander University?

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

What Is Lander University Known For?

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

Lander University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Lander University's Most Influential Alumni?

Lander University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Sociology. Here are some of Lander University's most famous alumni:

Miriam Stevenson
An American model.
Darlene Goff
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Catharine Rembert
An American artist.
Daniel L McLaughlin
A Researcher.
Chris Blair
An American radio sportscaster.
Laura Corley Lavine
A Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-0262-359X.
Michael Pitts
An American politician.
Gregory M Dominick
A Researcher.
Maria Gervais
A U.S. Army general.
Justin B Felder
A Researcher.