About Lander University
Established in 1872, Lander is a public, comprehensive university experiencing unprecedented growth, as evidenced by an astonishing 40 percent increase in freshman enrollment over last fall. Lander is located in Greenwood, a charming city of 25,000 residents with a diversified economy in the Upstate region of South Carolina. Close by is Lake Greenwood, an 11,000-acre body of water offering many recreational opportunities. Greenwood is within easy driving distance of Atlanta, Augusta, Charlotte, Charleston, the Blue Ridge Mountains and the South Carolina coast.
Over 50 Bachelorís and Masterís degree programs are delivered to 3,000 students through six academic divisions: the College of Arts and Humanities, the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, the College of Business, the College of Education, the School of Nursing, and the College of Science and Mathematics.††