Barber-Scotia College

    Benedict College is one the largest private, HBCU in the region. It was
    started in 1870 by a Baptist mission society to help educate former
    slaves from the Civil War era. Among historical black colleges &
    universities, it offers numerous degree programs in a wide range of
    studies including liberal arts, education, science, and engineering.
    With several black colleges in the South Carolina region, Benedict
    College has built a reputation among African American Universities.