Limestone College

Limestone College Ranking

country rank: 1309
world rank: 3927

University Overview

Limestone College ranking, established in 1845, is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education university based in the suburban setting of Gaffney, South Carolina (population range of 10,000-49,999). Limestone College is a modest (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education university that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Limestone College provides pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. qualifications, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), as well as bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 175-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Limestone College ranking also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, online classes and distance learning programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Limestone College Ranking

University Identity

Name Limestone College
Founded 1845
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 1115 College Drive Gaffney 29340-3799 South Carolina United States
Tel +1 (864) 489 7151
Fax +1 (864) 487 8706

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 1115 College Drive Gaffney 29340-3799 (864) 488 4554 800 795 7151

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Limestone College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 62,835 physical volumes, 3,834 physical media, 57,359 digital/electronic medium and 175 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Limestone College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 720 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Social Media


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