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University of South Carolina-Columbia

Acceptance Rate 69 %
SAT Average 1,275
Tuition & Fees $33,928
($12,688)
Student Population 6,106
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,499

South Carolina Academic Overview

University of South Carolina-Columbia (South Carolina) is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Columbia, South Carolina. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees of University of South Carolina-Columbia is $12,688 for South Carolina residents and $33,928 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 6,106 students are enrolled into South Carolina. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 69% and the graduation rate is 77% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of South Carolina-Columbia varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,900. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

South Carolina 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, University of South Carolina-Columbia tuition and fees are $12,688 for South Carolina residents and $33,928 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $14,137 for in-state students and $30,160 for out-of-state students.
University of South Carolina-Columbia 2020 Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$12,688$33,928
Graduate$14,137$30,160
[Chart] University of South Carolina-Columbia 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at South Carolina

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at South Carolina. The acceptance rate of South Carolina is 69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. The average graduation rate is 77% and the transfer-out rate is 18%. Total 6,106 students are attending South Carolina including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,499 and 72 students received grants of scholarship aid (1.40% of total undergraduate students). Total 6,106 students are attending South Carolina including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
[Chart] University of South Carolina-Columbia Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 69 %.
Graduation Rate for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 77 %
Transfer-out Rate for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 18 %
Retention Rate for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 88 %
Student Population for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 6,106
Student to Faculty Rate for University of South Carolina-Columbia is 17 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,499 at University of South Carolina-Columbia.

University of South Carolina-Columbia Directory Information

Directory Information - University of South Carolina-Columbia
AddressColumbia-Campus, Columbia, SC 29208
Phone803-777-7000
WEBwww.sc.edu/
Admissionwww.sc.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.sc.edu/applytousc/
Financial Aidwww.sc.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatornpc.collegeboard.org/student/app/sc
Veterans Tuitionwww.sa.sc.edu/veterans/
Athleticoira.sc.edu/retention/
Disability Servicewww.sa.sc.edu/sds/

Offered Degrees at University of South Carolina-Columbia

South Carolina offers 299 major programs through online and on-site education where 10 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at University of South Carolina-Columbia
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
Associate's Degree10
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree871
Post Bachelor's Degree283
Master's Degree1064
Post Master's Degree71
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship651
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

University of South Carolina-Columbia offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities at University of South Carolina-Columbia
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:9,049)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,858)

Veterans Benefits

University of South Carolina-Columbia has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at University of South Carolina-Columbia
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges