General Information About Voorhees College
Voorhees College is a private, diverse, historically black, coeducational, liberal arts, baccalaureate degree-granting institution affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Located in rural South Carolina, the College serves traditional and nontraditional students primarily from South Carolina and the southeastern region of the United States. The College offers each student a comprehensive general education experience coupled with professional education in the values-centered liberal arts environment that supports educational opportunities designed to help prepare students to function in a diverse and increasingly technological society. Accordingly, the College seeks to produce highly qualified graduates who coalesce intellect and faith in pursuit of life-long learning, healthy living, the betterment of society, and an abiding faith in God.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Placement services for completers
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of transfer credits are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Protestant Episcopal
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Town: Remote
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,569 Percent Admitted 70% Men Admitted 68% Women Admitted 72% Full Time Retention Rate 63%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 651 Native American 3.0 Asian 0.0 African American 623.0 Hispanic 6.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 732 Enrolled FullTime Graduates