Converse College

Converse College

About Converse College Online

Founded in 1889, Converse College has proven itself as a pioneer in education for more than 100 years. Located in Spartanburg, S.C., this private liberal arts institution shows its continued commitment to student success and achievement by prioritizing small class sizes and ensuring that every student has a faculty advisor.

Converse employs highly skilled and experienced instructors who promote student-faculty collaboration and help students apply their acquired knowledge in their chosen profession. Converse students distinguish themselves through a high level of competency in the workforce, which they can attribute to the college?s dedicated, experienced and caring faculty.

Why Choose Converse College Online?

  • Degree Prestige and Value: For 100 years, Converse College has provided students with high-quality education programs in the liberal arts.
    • U.S. News and World Report named Converse College the "Best Value in the South" and listed it as a "Leading Regional University in the South." Converse college ranked as the fourth-highest college in South Carolina on Forbes' "America's Best Colleges" list.
  • Flexible Schedules: Converse College offers all of its courses fully online to accommodate busy, working students.
    • We offer our courses in seven-week terms.
  • Knowledge Excellence: Converse employs highly skilled and experienced instructors. Thus, students can know with confidence that they receive the highest quality education.
  • Financial Aid: Upon qualification, online students may receive financial aid.

Enjoy the Online Experience at Converse College

The online educational opportunities at Converse add value through convenience and flexibility, helping students advance their education and future. Converse?s graduate degree programs are designed for busy, nontraditional, achievement-oriented students. One of the main obstacles to higher education is time. Converse?s online programs allow students to fit their education into their schedules.

Converse?s virtual classroom imitates the traditional classroom setting by allowing students to contribute to class through student forums. Online students have the opportunity to spend more time reflecting, analyzing and responding to what classmates have written or discussed in class


Converse College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, and education specialist degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Converse College.

Our Online Degree Programs

  • Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Administration and Leadership
  • Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Literacy


580 East Main Street
Spartanburg SC  29302



Average Cost per Credit

$400 per credit hour

Accrediting Agency

Converse College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award degrees at Level IV.

Delivery Format

Entirely Online

Institution Type

4-year, private not-for-profit

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