2009

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 82
Number of Buildings 93
Number of Beds 709
Sponsored Research $217,573,761

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 173,223
Number of Electronic Journals 14,448
Number of Print Journals 2,731
Number of Electronic Books 16,590
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 5,303

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1,115
Number of Part-time Faculty 234
Number of Employees 4,836

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 655 (781)* 70 59
Dental Masters 7 7 7
DMSTP 5 0 0
Graduate Studies 298 93 58
Health Professions Undergraduate 114 63 48
Graduate 1,161 385 294
Medicine 1,469 (2,498)* 214 159
MSTP 88 10 7
Nursing Undergraduate 578 146 120
Graduate 128 94 76
Pharmacy 526** 224 192
Total 5,029 (6,184)* 1,306 1,020
*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) 1,908
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 606
Geographic Origin of Student Body 45 states
Oldest Student (in years) 63
Youngest Student (in years) 20

 Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 95% $53,755
Graduate Studies 99% $15,564
Health Professions 87% $32,329
Medicine 90% $41,175
Nursing 90% $19,219
Pharmacy 90% $31,764
Total 92% $32,987

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2009)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 229 134 95 6 203 20
DMSTP 6 3 3 0 4 2
Graduate Studies 159 69 90 13 91 55
Health Professions Undergraduate 90 17 73 14 60 16
Graduate 670 152 518 46 549 75
Medicine 612 353 259 85 429 98
MSTP 58 37 21 4 40 14
Nursing Undergraduate 177 29 148 12 130 35
Graduate 174 7 167 13 140 21
Pharmacy* 315 104 211 17 247 51
Non-Degree Seeking 24 8 16 2 11 11
Total 2,514 913 1,601 212 1,904 398
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2009)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2,287 866 1,421 189 1,743 355
Part-time 227 47 180 23 161 43
Total 2,514 913 1,601 212 1,904 398
Citizenship (2009)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2,475 896 1,579 212 1,904 398
International 39 17 22
Not Stated
Total 2,514 913 1,601

 Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2009)
Bachelor Degrees 203
Master's Degrees 301
First Professional Degrees 260
Doctoral Degrees 117
Total 881
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 100.0
National Board: Part II 100.0
Health Professions Communications Sciences & Disorders 100.0
Cardiovascular Perfusion 95.4
Nurse Anesthestist 100.0
Occupational Therapy 100.0
Physical Therapy 96.3
Physician Assistant 97.0
Medicine National Board: Part I 93.0
National Board: Part II 97.0
Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife 100.0
National Council Licensure 90.0
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner 100.0
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 86.0
Family Nurse Practitioner 100.0
Pharmacy NAPLEX 99.0
MJPE 99.0