2004

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 76
Number of Buildings 85
Number of Beds 596
Sponsored Research $175,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 208,596
Number of Electronic Journals 2605
Number of Journal Subscriptions 1369
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 6,236

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 985
Number of Part-time Faculty 296
Number of Employees 4,470

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 467 (498)* 50 54
DMSTP 3 2 2
Graduate Studies 255 103 78
Health Professions Undergraduate 94 58 50
Graduate 704 355 280
Medicine 1,034 (1,522)* 167 136
MSTP 78 9 7
Nursing Undergraduate 468 192 166
Graduate 99 66 54
Pharmacy 419 (519) 110 82
Total 3,621 (4,346)* 1,122 909
*Parenthesized data include applicants who indicated at the national filing level an interest in MUSC but ultimately did not file locally with the University. Use this figure in making comparisons with prior years' data.

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition) 1,974
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 465
Geographic Origin of Student Body 47 states
Oldest Student (in years) 62
Youngest Student (in years) 17

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 86% $31,312
Graduate Studies 75% $6,228*
Health Professions 88% $20,176
Medicine 86% $30,561
Nursing 85% $13,741
Pharmacy 94% $21,423
Total 86%
includes "tuition waiver" awards

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2004)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 212 124 88 12 179 20
DMSTP 5 2 3 1 2 2
Graduate Studies 247 89 158 15 172 60
Health Professions Undergraduate 82 24 58 19 54 9
Graduate 591 145 446 45 492 54
Medicine 552 283 269 48 433 71
MSTP 46 35 11 6 32 8
Nursing Undergraduate 263 31 232 23 222 18
Graduate 132 11 121 8 114 10
Pharmacy 297 79 218 26 228 43
Non-Degree Seeking 12 5 7 0 8 4
Total 2,439 828 1,611 204 1,936 299
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2004)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2172 774 1398 172 1,731 269
Part-time 267 54 213 32 205 30
Total 2439 828 1,611 204 1,936 299
Citizenship (2004)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2316 792 1,534 204 1936 299
International 47 20 27
Not Stated 76 16 60
Total 2439 828 1611

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2004)
Bachelor Degrees 161
Master's Degrees 239
First Professional Degrees 240
Doctoral Degrees 22
Total 662
Results of Professional Examinations**
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 94.0*
National Board: Part II 98.0*
Health Professions Communications Sciences & Disorders 100.0
Cardiovascular Perfusion 100.0
Cytotechnology 94.0
Nurse Anesthestist 100.0
Occupational Therapy 97.0
Physical Therapy 98.0
Physician Assistant 94.0
Medicine National Board: Part I 94.0
National Board: Part II 93.0
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 100.0
National Council Licensure 85.9
Adult Nurse Practitioner 80.0
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner 100.0
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 100.0
Family Nurse Practitioner 85.0
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner 100.0
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
100.0
Pharmacy NABPLEX 98.0
*score not available at time of printing.
** -Most recent results are shown.