2007

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 76
Number of Buildings 90
Number of Beds 709
Sponsored Research $193,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 210,821
Number of Electronic Journals 17,498
Number of Print Journals 177
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 6,104

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1,104
Number of Part-time Faculty 237
Number of Employees 4,872

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 622 (897)* 64 54
Dental Masters 0 0 0
DMSTP 12 4 2
Graduate Studies 300 101 69
Health Professions Undergraduate 96 67 57
Graduate 1083 480 362
Medicine 1284 (2055)* 202 152
MSTP 79 12 10
Nursing Undergraduate 426 147 122
Graduate 96 47 39
Pharmacy 667** 222 191
Total 4673 (5719)* 1354 1065
*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.

**Pharmacy admissions statistics reflect the merged process for both campuses of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition) 1934
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 608
Geographic Origin of Student Body 46 states
Oldest Student (in years) 63
Youngest Student (in years) 20

 Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 92% $44,286
Graduate Studies 29% $20,312
Health Professions 88% $27,148
Medicine 82% $39,343
Nursing 83% $19,261
Pharmacy 91% $27,969
Total 78% $29,720

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2007)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 213 132 81 5 189 19
DMSTP 9 5 4 1 5 3
Graduate Studies 200 82 118 11 134 55
Health Professions Undergraduate 89 19 70 20 60 9
Graduate 733 195 538 58 594 81
Medicine 566 313 253 63 428 75
MSTP 54 39 15 4 35 15
Nursing Undergraduate 180 21 159 14 140 26
Graduate 150 9 141 9 126 15
Pharmacy* 319 93 226 17 247 55
Non-Degree Seeking 25 11 14 0 10 15
Total 2,538 919 1,619 202 1,968 368
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2007)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2,206 845 1,361 166 1,712 328
Part-time 332 74 258 36 256 40
Total 2,538 919 1,619 202 1,968 368
Citizenship (2007)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2,499 842 1,513 202 1968 368
International 39 23 16
Not Stated 54 90
Total 2,538 919 1,619

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2007)
Bachelor Degrees 193
Master's Degrees 346
First Professional Degrees 261
Doctoral Degrees 57
Total 857
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 96
National Board: Part II 98
Health Professions Communications Sciences & Disorders 100
Cytotechnology and Biosciences 80
Cardiovascular Perfusion 87.2
Nurse Anesthestist 100
Occupational Therapy 96
Physical Therapy 90
Physician Assistant 96
Medicine National Board: Part I 95
National Board: Part II 95
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 100
National Council Licensure 100
Adult Nurse Practitioner -
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner 100
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 100
Family Nurse Practitioner 100
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
-
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner -
Pharmacy NAPLEX 97.1