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University of South Carolina-Columbia

University of South Carolina-Columbia

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University of South Carolina-Columbia is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at University of South Carolina-Columbia include: Experimental Psychology with 274 Bachelors awards; Social Work with 250 Masters awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 225 Bachelors awards; Law with 220 PhD professional practice awards; Exercise Physiology with 217 Bachelors awards;. University of South Carolina-Columbia is located at Columbia-Campus in Columbia, SC 29208.

University of South Carolina-Columbia Facts


University of South Carolina-Columbia is located at Columbia-Campus in Columbia, SC 29208

Total Applicants: 21,311
Percent Admitted: 63%
Dorm Capacity: 6,594
Graduation Rate: 70%
Retention Rate: 87%
Transfer out Rate: 13%
Undergrads Under 18: 1%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 92%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 7%

University of South Carolina-Columbia telephone number: (803) 777-7000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice


University of South Carolina-Columbia Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $10,488
Total Cost In State: $23,875
Total Cost Out of State: $41,031


Admissions stats for University of South Carolina-Columbia

Your chances are around 63% based on admission statistics for University of South Carolina-Columbia.

Student Demographics at University of South Carolina-Columbia
University of South Carolina-Columbia Demographics
Totals: 7,065
     Males: 2,973 (42% of total)
     Females: 4,092 (58% of total)
Asians: 176
     Asian Males: 78 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 98 (1% of total)
Blacks: 766
     Black Males: 233 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 533 (8% of total)
Hispanics: 198
     Hispanic Males: 86 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 112 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 19
     Native American Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 14 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 7
     Hawaiian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 4 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 200
     Mixed Race Males: 88 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 112 (2% of total)
Whites: 5,360
     White Males: 2,294 (32% of total)
     White Females: 3,066 (43% of total)
Foreign Students: 296
     Foreign Males: 165 (2% of total)
     Foreign Females: 131 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at University of South Carolina-Columbia
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Experimental Psychology
(274 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(250 Masters degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(225 Bachelors degrees)
Law
(220 PhD professional practice degrees)
Exercise Physiology
(217 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(213 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(206 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(198 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
(185 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(183 Bachelors degrees)
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
(164 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(158 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(154 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(151 Bachelors degrees)
Library and Information Science
(150 Masters degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(145 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(138 Masters degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(137 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(134 Bachelors degrees)
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
(127 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(109 Bachelors degrees)
International Business/Trade/Commerce
(109 Masters degrees)
Pharmacy
(100 PhD professional practice degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(96 Masters degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(95 Bachelors degrees)
Retailing and Retail Operations
(89 Bachelors degrees)
Management Science
(86 Bachelors degrees)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
(84 Masters degrees)
Accounting
(83 Masters degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(82 Bachelors degrees)
University of South Carolina-Columbia Weather
University of South Carolina-Columbia Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 62.00 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 44.72 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 67.22 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.78 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.13 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 76.81 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 15.24 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of University of South Carolina-Columbia?
 Off-Campus Dining Variety
 Wireless Availability
 Campus Police
 Strong Alumni Network
 Accessible Professors
 Student Center
 Social Drinking Campus


   
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