Best South Carolina Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 422 private schools serving 67,933 students in South Carolina.
The average private school tuition is $7,122 for elementary schools and $7,163 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in South Carolina include St. Joseph's Catholic School, Hammond School and University School Of The Lowcountry.
The average acceptance rate is 89% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 18% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
76% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).

Top Ranked South Carolina Private Schools by County (2021-22)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
15
2,285
28%
14
1,679
16%
15
3,323
15%
11
2,431
21%
16
2,691
20%
15
1,911
12%
42
7,380
33%
14
2,379
17%
20
2,620
20%

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