Choose the Right Path

To Fulfill Your Purpose

Apply now to start classes as early as July 3, 2023

Access the Education You Deserve at Limestone University


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On-Campus Majors to Choose From


full-time beginning undergraduates received aid (2019-2020)


of full-time faculty hold terminal degrees


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Choose Online Plus

A pioneer in online learning, Limestone University provides working adults the opportunity to attain a degree in a way that is convenient and flexible. Courses are offered in seven-and-a-half week terms with six terms per year. You can take two courses each term to earn 36 semester hours in as little as one year. Additionally, we have five conveniently located Student Service Centers throughout South Carolina with access to in-person support for online courses.

Grow into Your Full Potential

At Limestone University, we believe in your potential to achieve and succeed and to become the unique individual you were destined to be. We welcome students from diverse backgrounds and provide you with the tools you need to grow personally, professionally, and spiritually.

About Us

Founded in 1845, Limestone is an accredited, independent, non-denominational Christian institution of higher education. We are a comprehensive university offering associate, undergraduate, and master’s degree programs. Dedicated to providing students a nurturing, supportive environment built on Christian ideals and ethical principles, we challenge students to become critical thinkers and effective communicators who are prepared for responsible citizenship, successful careers, and graduate study. 

Accreditations and Approvals
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
  • SC State Department of Education Teacher Certification
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • The Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (SCICU)
  • South Carolina Association of Colleges and Employers (SCACE)
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)
  • Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
  • National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. (SARA)

Follow Your Own Path.