2001

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 67
Number of Buildings 92
Number of Beds 596
Sponsored Research $123,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 219,864
Number of Electronic Journals 1774
Number of Journal Subscriptions 1994
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 6,470

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1128
Number of Part-time Faculty 119
Number of Employees 4312

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 539 68 55
Graduate Studies 219 102 63
Health Professions Undergraduate 334 109 98
Graduate 338 223 167
Medicine 1738 201 140
Nursing Undergraduate 296 158 107
Graduate 123 100 65
Pharmacy 120 78 60
Total 3717 1039 755

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition) 1,965
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 350
Geographic Origin of Student Body 41 states
Oldest Student (in years) 59
Youngest Student (in years) 19

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 86% $24,487
Graduate Studies 30% $10,096
Health Professions 73% $15,283
Medicine 84% $27,571
Nursing 76% $8,504
Pharmacy 89% $17,326
Total 76%

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2001)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 213 135 78 11 185 17
Graduate Studies 194 72 122 5 146 43
Health Professions Undergraduate 169 48 121 24 135 10
Graduate 530 144 386 60 439 31
Medicine 582 332 250 67 461 54
Nursing Undergraduate 234 22 215 38 183 16
Graduate 136 13 123 25 106 5
Pharmacy 229 55 174 34 164 31
Non-Degree Seeking 25 5 20 6 14 5
Total 2315 826 1489 270 1,833 212
Enrollment Status (2001)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 1997 754 1243 221 1591 185
Part-time 318 72 246 49 242 27
Total 2315 826 1,489 270 1833 212
Citizenship (2001)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2243 797 1,446 270 1833 212
International 32 15 17
Not Stated 40 14 26
Total 2315 826 1489

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2001)
Bachelor Degrees 194
Master's Degrees 281
First Professional Degrees 195
Doctoral Degrees 40
Total 710
Results of Professional Examinations**
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 93
National Board: Part II 96
Health Professions Medical Technology 100
Cardiovascular Perfusion 100
Cytotechnology 100.0
Nurse Anesthestist 93.3
Occupational Therapy 100
Physical Therapy 90
Physician Assistant 100
Medicine National Board: Part I 94
National Board: Part II 93
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 100
National Council Licensure 81
Adult Nurse Practitioner 100
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner 100
Family Nurse Practitioner 96.0
Pharmacy NABPLEX partial results
*score not available at time of printing.
** -Most recent results are shown.