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Presbyterian College

Clinton, SC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate71%

About Presbyterian College

Presbyterian College is often noted for its one-of-a-kind mascot: the Blue Hose. But the experience PC offers is one-of-a-kind, too: By offering over 100 majors, minors, and programs, PC gives students the freedom to customize their educational experience. Pair this academic customization with top-notch faculty, and what results are graduates who are unforgettable, just like PC's mascot.

Presbyterian College is a private, religious college in the town of Clinton, South Carolina. Presbyterian College was founded in 1880. The college currently enrolls around 1,231 students a year, including 991 undergrad students.

Presbyterian College Acceptance Rate

In 2022, Presbyterian College accepted 71% of applicants. Out of 1,964 applications received in 2022, 1,394 students were offered admission.

Presbyterian College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 39%

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Presbyterian College is located in Clinton, South Carolina, near Greenville and Spartanburg and Columbia.

If you would like to see Presbyterian College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I-85 to Clinton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greenville-Spartanburg International.

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College Info

Presbyterian College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 21

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Presbyterian College is Sep 21.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Presbyterian College is Jul 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Presbyterian College is a member of the Coalition for College.

More than an application, the Coalition provides free tools and resources to help students through the college admissions process, beginning as early as 9th grade.

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Presbyterian College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1220


Math SAT Range

500 - 620


Reading SAT Range

510 - 600

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1220 and Above


1010 to 1220


1010 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Presbyterian College students is 1115. Applicants with SAT scores of 1220 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Presbyterian College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1010 to 1220 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1010 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Presbyterian College.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Presbyterian College is like? There are approximately 1,231 students enrolled at Presbyterian College, including 991 undergraduate students and 240 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 64% percent are from SC and 36% percent of students are from other states.


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