Converse College

We will open the doors to opportunity.

Be a game changer.

A small university with a mighty vision.

Founded in 1889, Converse empowers students to become transformative leaders who see clearly, decide wisely, and act justly.

Create, innovate and transform with us.

  • 98%
    Of full-time faculty have terminal degrees
  • 11:1
    Faculty/student ratio ensures personal attention & mentoring
  • 86%
    Of our courses are taught by full-time faculty

We will guarantee your education.

Converse is committed to empowering and transforming our students. We guarantee our undergraduate students will graduate in 4 years and gain employment or graduate school acceptance within 6 months after graduation.

Converse Guarantee

Degrees & Programs

We offer more than 40 majors supported by minors and career tracks to provide you with the professional and technical skills you need to confidently take on the future.

See our academic offerings


See Yourself at Converse

We will be your home.

Our 70-acre historic campus dates back to 1889. Whether you live on campus or commute, your student life experience is where your learning goes beyond the classroom.

You’ll venture out into the nearby outdoors, so bring your kayak and hiking boots. You’ll groove on downtown Spartanburg’s art and music vibe. You’ll score an internship or find a mentor or both. Most of all, you’ll find a family that will support you, push you, and cheer you forward.

Life at Converse

Leading the Way

How Converse Students Are Changing the Game

Campus Events

Converse Community News

All news and stories

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