Clemson University

Men's MCLA Contact: Buff Grubb
9 / 10
19,669 Undergrads / 24,951 Students
5 / 10
$19,508 Net Price
8 / 10
47% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
59% / 83%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Tigers travel around the Southeastern region to face familiar opponents like Alabama, Georgia, Tennesee, SMU, LSU, NC State, Elon, and University of South Carolina.

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Where Grads Live
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Augusta Georgia Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Where Grads Work
  • Fluor Corporation
  • Bank of America
  • Duke Energy Corporation
  • Michelin
  • Greenville County Schools
  • Greenville Health System
  • Wells Fargo
  • IBM
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • US Army
  • GE Power & Water
  • AT&T
  • Cisco
  • GE
  • Intel Corporation
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Program and Project Management
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
560 - 660
610 - 710
1180 - 1360
27 - 34
26 - 31
27 - 32

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 540 - 650 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 28,845 12,951 15,894
% Admitted 47% 47% 48%
% Admits That Enroll 28% 29% 27%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.72
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    High School Rank
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Engineering (20%)
    Business (19%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (10%)
    Agriculture (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Health Professions (6%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Education (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Engineering Technology (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Architecture (1%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Communication & Journalism
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$15,374 $34,590
    Books & Supplies$1,392 $1,392
    Cost of Living$10,832 $10,832
    Personal Expenses$3,672 $3,672
    Sticker Price$31,270 $48,544

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    93% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship89%$10,698
    Federal Grants15%$4,648
    Pell Grants15%$4,504
    Other Federal5%$487
    State & Local Grants59%$6,039
    Institutional Grants71%$7,315
    Student Loans40%$8,747
    Federal Loans39%$5,636
    Other Loans8%$16,451

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $742 Million $29,730

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,000 $229

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,700 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $52,400

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.67 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 59% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 4
    Fondling 2 -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 3 1
    Burglary 18 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft 40 -
    Arson 1 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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