Avg. test scores 59%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 108%
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Clemson school information

IndexClemsonSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores77%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools193279,221
Total private schools236924,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clemson are 59% 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%

      Clemson, SC School Districts

      • Pickens County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Clemson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clemson, SC schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Clemson, SC, an average of 94.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Central, SC5,18763%31.3%
      Six Mile, SC81461%25.7%
      West Union, SC30561%25.7%
      Pendleton, SC3,10758%19.8%
      Walhalla, SC4,26354%11.5%
      Clemson, SC15,00877%59.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harrison, NJ15,00741%15.3%
      Front Royal, VA15,00676%58.1%
      Batavia, NY15,01260%24.3%
      Ramsey, NJ15,00075%54.8%
      Live Oak, TX15,02183%72.0%
      Clemson, SC15,00877%59.0%
      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.