1999

 

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 61
Number of Buildings 94
Number of Beds 596
Sponsored Research $103,000,000+

 Library

Number of Bound Volumes 217,841
Number of Microform Titles 3088
Number of Journal Subscriptions 2,156
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 6,596

 MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1103
Number of Part-time Faculty 102
Number of Employees 8724

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 760 59 52
Graduate Studies 227 114 69
Health Professions Undergraduate 463 90 73
Graduate 587 258 195
Medicine 2064 187 139
Nursing Undergraduate 300 208 127
Graduate 132 108 71
Pharmacy 146 83 66
Total 4679 1107 792

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition) 1,982
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 432
Student Retention*
93.3%
Geographic Origin of Student Body 47 states
Oldest Student (in years) 64
Youngest Student (in years) 19
*-Retention of students after six years representing (in most cases) 150% of traditional completion time.

 

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 84% $21,073
Graduate Studies 32% $10,903
Health Professions 63% $14,085
Medicine 82% $21,943
Nursing 74% $8,899
Pharmacy 80% $15,260
Total 71%

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (1999)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 213 142 71 9 183 21
Graduate Studies 231 109 122 11 176 44
Health Professions Undergraduate 175 51 124 12 143 20
Graduate 564 148 416 50 467 47
Medicine 582 340 242 80 447 55
Nursing Undergraduate 266 29 237 44 200 22
Graduate 146 8 138 19 118 9
Pharmacy 177 37 143 27 124 26
Non-Degree Seeking 60 13 47 9 31 20
Total 2414 874 1540 261 1,889 264
Enrollment Status (1999)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2015 803 1212 221 1592 202
Part-time 399 71 328 40 297 62
Total 2414 874 1,540 261 1889 264

 

Citizenship (1999)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2295 837 1,316 202 1885 175
International 30 16 14
Not Stated 89 21 68
Total 2414 874 1398

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (1999)
Bachelor Degrees 275
Master's Degrees 197
First Professional Degrees 197
Doctoral Degrees 26
Total 695
Results of Professional Examinations**
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 87
National Board: Part II 97
Health Professions Medical Technology 100
Cardiovascular Perfusion 83
Cytotechnology 100.0
Nurse Anesthestist 100
Occupational Therapy 100
Physical Therapy 83
Physician Assistant 93
Medicine National Board: Part I 90
National Board: Part II 92
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 75
National Council Licensure 94
Pharmacy NABPLEX 97
*score not available at time of printing.
** -Most recent results are shown.