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Forrest College

Anderson, SC 2-Year Private
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About Forrest College

Forrest College Overview

Forrest College is a private school in the small town setting of Anderson, South Carolina. Forrest College was founded in 1946 and currently enrolls around 99 students per year year, which includes 99 undergrads.

Planning to play sports? Forrest College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Forrest College on the Student Life page.

2022 Forrest College Facts At-A-Glance
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Is Forrest College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer sense of what Forrest College offers and if the school could be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Forrest College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Forrest College Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 85% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average starting salary for recent Forrest College grads is $28,000 a year. Average starting salaries vary by discipline, but the average starting salary for all 2021 graduates was around $60,000 a year.

Forrest College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Forrest College's endowment was valued at $100000 thousand in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $5,000 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Forrest College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Forrest College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Forrest College.

Based on this information, how does Forrest College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Forrest College a good school for you?

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Where is Forrest College Located?

Forrest College is located in the small town setting of Anderson, South Carolina.

If you want to see Forrest College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to Anderson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greenville-Spartanburg International.

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College Info

601 East River Street Anderson, SC 29624

Campus Setting: Small Town

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Forrest College is like? There are approximately 99 students enrolled at Forrest College. 86% percent of students attend school full-time.

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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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