2002

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 67
Number of Buildings 89
Number of Beds 596
Sponsored Research $130,000,000+

 Library

Number of Bound Volumes 228,845
Number of Electronic Journals 1779
Number of Journal Subscriptions 1984
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 6770

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1098
Number of Part-time Faculty 165
Number of Employees 4291

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 547 63 55
Graduate Studies 247 108 61
Health Professions Undergraduate 289 103 79
Graduate 319 221 176
Medicine 1747 177 140
Nursing Undergraduate 320 124 95
Graduate 99 77 50
Pharmacy 202 96 70
Total 3770 969 726

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition) 1,881
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 380
Geographic Origin of Student Body 43 states
Oldest Student (in years) 64
Youngest Student (in years) 15

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 87% $25,566
Graduate Studies 21% $11,161
Health Professions 75% $17,401
Medicine 81% $25,865
Nursing 65% $11,619
Pharmacy 93% $18,346
Total 74%

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2002)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 215 133 82 14 183 18
Graduate Studies 211 77 134 9 157 45
Health Professions Undergraduate 163 44 119 20 133 10
Graduate 500 138 362 38 423 39
Medicine 584 324 260 58 463 63
Nursing Undergraduate 194 24 170 32 147 15
Graduate 132 10 122 17 111 4
Pharmacy 243 63 180 28 187 28
Non-Degree Seeking 19 8 11 2 11 6
Total 2261 821 1440 218 1,815 228
Enrollment Status (2002)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 1993 748 1245 181 1,609 203
Part-time 268 73 195 37 206 25
Total 2261 821 1,440 218 1815 228
Citizenship (2002)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2243 797 1,446 218 1815 228
International 36 17 19
Not Stated 47 16 31
Total 2261 821 1440

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2002)
Bachelor Degrees 194
Master's Degrees 246
First Professional Degrees 230
Doctoral Degrees 31
Total 701
Results of Professional Examinations**
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 88
National Board: Part II 93*
Health Professions Communications Sciences & Disorders 91
Cardiovascular Perfusion 100
Cytotechnology 100.0
Nurse Anesthestist 100
Occupational Therapy 91.0
Physical Therapy 93.0
Physician Assistant 97.0
Medicine National Board: Part I 93.0
National Board: Part II 96.0
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 91.0
National Council Licensure 87
Adult Nurse Practitioner 92.0
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner 100
Family Nurse Practitioner 95.0
Pharmacy NABPLEX 100
*score not available at time of printing.
** -Most recent results are shown.