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University of South Carolina Columbia

University Of South Carolina-columbia Fighting Gamecocks
University of South Carolina-Columbia Fighting Gamecocks

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University of South Carolina-Columbia

Columbia, South Carolina 29208
Map of University of South Carolina-Columbia

University of South Carolina Columbia at a Glance

University of South Carolina Columbia is a large public college located in the midsized city of Columbia, South Carolina. Currently, there are roughly 30,549 students enrolled, 44% of which are male and 56% female. Athletically, University of South Carolina Columbia is an NCAA I school and is part of the SEC.

General Information

Student Count:30,549
Gender Ratio:44% Male, 56% Female
Academic Calendar:Semester
Degrees Offered:Bachelor's, Associate's, Master's and Doctor's
School Setting:Large four-year, primarily residential
Academic Duration:Four or more years
City Setting:Midsize City
School Type:Public State College
Religious Affiliation:Not applicable

Tuition & Fees

Yearly In-state Tuition:$8,756
Yearly Out-of-state Tuition:$23,332
Yearly Room:$4,206
Yearly Board:$2,666
In-state Cost (On Campus):$21,490
Out-of-state Cost (On Campus):$36,066

Contact Info

Financial Aid Website | Admissions Website
General Phone:(803) 777-7000
Athletic Phone:(803) 777-4202

Student Accommodations

Dorm Capacity:6,610 students
Meal Plan:Yes
Meals Provided each Week:21
On-campus Library:Yes
On-campus Hospital:No
On-campus Day Care:Yes

University of South Carolina Columbia Admissions & Academics

On average, University of South Carolina Columbia has around 17,018 yearly applicants.

Academics and Application

High School GPA:Required
AP Credit:Accepted
Letters of Rec:Not required
Class Rank:Recommended
College Prep:Required
Life Experience:Not Accepted
Dual Credit:Accepted
Other Tests:N/A

Admissions & Test Scores

Total Applicants:17,018
Male Applicants:7,138
Female Applicants:9,880
% Male Applicants:42%
% Female Applicants:58%
Total Admitted:9,954
Admitted Males:4,260
Admitted Females:5,694
% Admitted Males:43%
% Admitted Females:57%

Applicant Test Score Statistics

SAT Scores Submitted:2,961
Percent Who Submit SAT:75%
ACT Scores Submitted:1,913
Percent Who Submit ACT:48%

SAT Scores

25th% Reading:540
25th% Math:550
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:N/A
75th% Reading:630
75th% Math:650
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:N/A

ACT Scores

25th% Reading:22
25th% Math:23
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:24
75th% Reading:30
75th% Math:28
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:28

University of South Carolina Columbia Athletics
"Home of the Fighting Gamecocks"

General Fighting Gamecocks Sports Info

Division:NCAA I
Team Colors:Garnet and Black
Stadium Name:Williams-Brice
Stadium Capacity:80,250
Gym Name:Colonial Center
Gym Capacity:18,000

Fighting Gamecocks Contact Info

Phone:(803) 777-7000
Athletic Phone:(803) 777-4202
Athletic Website:http://gamecocksonline.cstv.com/

University of South Carolina Columbia Campus & Student Body

University of South Carolina Columbia offers a total of 90 different majors and 4 degree award levels: Bachelor's, Associate's, Master's and Doctor's.

Student Body Info

Afr. American:0.2%
Nat. American:0.0%
Pac. Islander:Unavailable

Campus Programs & Info

ROTC:   Army, Navy, Airforce
Distance Learning Program:Yes
Study Abroad Program:Yes
Career Counseling:Yes
Stud. Employment Services:Yes
Evening Classes:Yes
Weekend Classes:Yes
Remedial Services:No
Post-grad Placement:Yes

Offered Majors & Degrees

Biology & Biomedical SciencesYesYesYes
Business Management & MarketingYesYesYes
Communication & JournalismYesYesYes
Computer ScienceYes
English & LiteratureYesYesYes
Ethnic & Cultural StudiesYes
Foreign Languages & LinguisticsYesYesYes
Health ProfessionsYesYesYes
Interdisciplinary StudiesYes
Law Enforcement & Protective ServicesYesYes
Liberal ArtsYesYes
Library ScienceYesYes
Mathematics & StatisticsYesYesYes
Natural ResourcesYes
Parks, Recreation & LeisureYesYesYes
Physical ScienceYesYesYes
Public Administration & Social ServiceYesYesYes
Social ScienceYesYesYes
Visual & Performing ArtsYesYesYes

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