Bob Jones University Named One of the Best Colleges in South Carolina

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GREENVILLE, S.C. (June 23, 2017) – recently announced Bob Jones University earned the No. 2 spot in their Best Colleges in South Carolina ranking. is an educational resource for prospective students. praised Bob Jones University for its performance in multiple affordability metrics against other South Carolina institutions including:

  • Ranking first for the low median debt carried by graduates
  • Ranking first for its three-year loan repayment rate
  • Ranking fifth for its average net price

“BJU is honored to be recognized for its affordability—both in its price and in the low debt students acquire while pursuing their college degree,” said BJU President Steve Pettit. “We work every day to deliver affordable high-quality academic programs to students from across the United States and around the world.”

Each college/university was scored on a 100-point scale using the most recent data available from government sources and based on metrics such as tuition and fees, number of degree and certificate programs offered, program flexibility, student services, and rates of student graduation, retention and transfer. connects current and prospective students with the tools, resources, people and schools they need to help them advance in life. Featuring in-depth sections with faculty and working professional interviews, campus tours, and national education news, is a hub for higher education topics and trends.

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Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Bob Jones University is a regionally accredited, biblically faithful, Christian liberal arts university focused on educating the whole person to reflect and serve Christ. BJU offers a unique blend of challenging and rewarding academic programs, discipleship, and character and leadership development.

BJU provides over 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in religion, education, fine arts and communication, arts and science, and business.

BJU has 2,700 students from nearly every state and more than 40 countries. We are committed to the truth of Scripture and to pursuing excellence in all we do.