Converse College

Spartanburg, SC
University Website: www.converse.edu
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Converse College is a liberal arts women's college in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA. It was established by a group of Spartanburg citizens and named after Dexter Edgar Converse.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $26,320.00 avg tuition

580 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29302-0006
(864) 596-9000

Apply online Admissions:
www.converse.edu/admission

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Converse College

Statistics:
Applied 1,126
Admitted 598 53%
Enrolled total 194
Full Time: 194
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 463 652
SAT Math 472 577
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 28
ACT English 18 29
ACT Math 17 27
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 62%
4-year graduation rate 0%
6-year graduation rate 64%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Converse College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $26,320.00 $26,320.00 $26,320.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $850.00 $850.00 $850.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,240.00 $13,240.00 $13,240.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $20.00 $20.00 $20.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $365.00 $365.00 $365.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,554.00 $5,550.00 $5,460.00
Other Expenses $2,650.00 $3,150.00 $5,460.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $40.00
Graduate Application Fee $40.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $20,728.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 78%
Avg amount of student loan aid $8,274.00

Converse College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation X X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities X X
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Art Therapy/Therapist X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other X
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Music Therapy/Therapist X
HISTORY
History, General X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Mathematics and Computer Science X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Interior Design X
Keyboard Instruments X X
Music History, Literature, and Theory X
Music Management X
Music Performance, General X X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X X
Music, Other X
Voice and Opera X X

Scholarships for Students in South Carolina

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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