Open Admissions Colleges in South Carolina

The 2021 Directory of South Carolina Open Admissions Colleges and Costs

South Carolina Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in South Carolina?   The average annual in-state college tuition in South Carolina was $13,468 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is a change of $169 from the 2018-2019 average of $13,299 and represents a 1.27% annual increase. The list of South Carolina open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 32 open admissions colleges and universities in South Carolina, the most popular being Trident Technical College with 4,614 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $5,024. Bob Jones University is the most expensive open admissions school in South Carolina with an in-state tuition of $18,100.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. South Carolina colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in South Carolina or cheap South Carolina colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore South Carolina Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Piedmont Technical College

Greenwood, South Carolina

$5,070 NA NA
Spartanburg Community College

Spartanburg, South Carolina

$5,736 NA NA
Technical College of the Lowcountry

Beaufort, South Carolina

$5,160 NA NA
Tri County Technical College

Pendleton, South Carolina

$5,600 NA NA
Trident Technical College

Charleston, South Carolina

$5,024 NA NA
University of Phoenix Columbia Campus

Columbia, South Carolina

$9,480 NA NA
Virginia College

Spartanburg, South Carolina

$14,382 NA NA
Virginia College in Charleston

North Charleston, South Carolina

$14,382 NA NA
Virginia College Columbia

Columbia, South Carolina

$14,382 NA NA
W L Bonner College

Columbia, South Carolina

$5,158 NA NA
Williamsburg Technical College

Kingstree, South Carolina

$4,416 NA NA
York Technical College

Rock Hill, South Carolina

$4,776 NA NA