Clemson school information

IndexClemsonSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores62%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools193279,221
Total private schools236924,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963
The Clemson, SC educational system consists of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Clemson public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 34% higher than than the South Carolina average and 26% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Clemson public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in South Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.5% have completed high school, 63.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 16.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Clemson are 26% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Clemson.
  • 94.6% of people in Clemson have completed 8th grade.
  • 94.5% of people in Clemson have completed high school.
  • 63.1% of people in Clemson have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Clemson

IndexClemsonSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade94.6%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school94.5%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college83.4%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree69.6%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.1%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters36.4%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree16.7%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate13.8%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Clemson (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Central, SC5,18765%31%
Walhalla, SC4,26356%13%
West Union, SC30554%9%
Pendleton, SC3,10753%7%
Seneca, SC8,22851%3%
Clemson, SC15,00862%26%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Harrison, NJ15,00728%42%
Front Royal, VA15,00676%55%
Wilmington Island, GA15,00565%32%
Batavia, NY15,01253%7%
Ramsey, NJ15,00065%31%
Clemson, SC15,00862%26%
Source: The Clemson, SC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.