2010

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 82
Number of Buildings 96
Number of Beds 709
Sponsored Research $234,153,146

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 151,763
Number of Electronic Journals 20,284
Number of Print Journals 661
Number of Electronic Books 16,879
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 2421

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1172
Number of Part-time Faculty 250
Number of Employees 4,969

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 667 (757)* 83 68
Dental Masters 8 8 8
DMSTP 4 1 1
Graduate Studies 282 93 64
Health Professions Undergraduate 49 16 12
Graduate 1,316 425 294
Medicine 1,434 (2,666)* 211 156
MSTP 102 17 7
Nursing Undergraduate 619 142 122
Graduate 331 125 110
Pharmacy 567** 227 192
Total 5,379 (6,701)* 1,358 1,034
*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) 1939
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 621
Geographic Origin of Student Body 45 states
Oldest Student (in years) 64
Youngest Student (in years) 16

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 99% $64,577
Graduate Studies 95% $14,977
Health Professions 85% $38,447
Medicine 96% $47,049
Nursing 97% $22,893
Pharmacy 97% $34,085
Total 93% $39,250

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2010)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 232 140 92 6 204 22
Dental Medicine
Masters
17 11 6 0 13 4
DMSTP 6 3 3 0 5 1
Graduate Studies 152 61 91 11 84 57
Health Professions Undergraduate 59 13 46 3 47 9
Graduate 678 165 513 57 538 83
Medicine 636 369 267 83 446 107
MSTP 61 41 20 4 42 15
Nursing Undergraduate 174 33 141 14 120 40
Graduate 200 11 189 23 154 23
Pharmacy* 320 111 209 18 247 55
Non-Degree Seeking 25 9 16 2 17 6
Total 2560 967 1593 221 1,917 422
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2010)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2360 928 1432 199 1768 393
Part-time 200 39 161 22 149 29
Total 2560 967 1593 221 1917 422
Citizenship (2010)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2519 947 1572 221 1917 422
International 41 20 21
Not Stated
Total 2560 967 1593

 

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2010)
Bachelor Degrees 173
Master's Degrees 277
First Professional Degrees 267
Doctoral Degrees 85
Total 802
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 100.0
National Board: Part II 98
Health Professions Cardiovascular Perfusion 100
Nurse Anesthestist 98
Occupational Therapy 100.0
Physical Therapy 100
Physician Assistant 96
Medicine National Board: Part I 87
National Board: Part II 97
Nursing National Council Licensure 84
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 88
Family Nurse Practitioner 100
Pharmacy NAPLEX 95
MJPE 97