2011

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 82
Number of Buildings 98
Number of Beds 709
Sponsored Research $243,031,403

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 109,000
Number of Electronic Journals 21,360
Number of Print Journals 849
Number of Electronic Books 33,682
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 5,008

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1207
Number of Part-time Faculty 258
Number of Employees 5117

 Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine 685 (791)* 85 70
Dental Masters 8 8 8
DMSTP 6 0 0
Graduate Studies 402 193 152
Health Professions Undergraduate 54 21 16
Graduate 1501 434 299
Medicine 1723 (3187)* 220 164
MSTP 68 16 9
Nursing Undergraduate 619 140 118
Graduate 339 98 81
Pharmacy 439** 230 193
Total 5844 (7415)* 1445 1110
*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) 1926
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 753
Geographic Origin of Student Body 46 states
Oldest Student (in years) 65
Youngest Student (in years) 20

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 90% $69,541
Graduate Studies 61% $16,772
Health Professions 81% $41,005
Medicine 91% $48,495
Nursing 85% $24,895
Pharmacy 92% $36,230
Total 84% $41,584

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2011)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 251 139 112 9 209 33
Dental Medicine
Masters
22 15 7 0 18 4
DMSTP 6 3 3 0 5 1
Graduate Studies 240 103 137 15 85 140
Health Professions Undergraduate 27 15 12 0 24 3
Graduate 696 190 506 54 551 91
Medicine 634 366 268 83 439 112
MSTP 61 41 20 4 42 15
Nursing Undergraduate 171 26 145 24 121 26
Graduate 239 15 224 21 186 32
Pharmacy* 316 114 202 20 242 54
Non-Degree Seeking 16 4 12 1 9 6
Total 2679 1031 1648 231 1931 517
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2011)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2518 998 1520 216 1817 485
Part-time 161 33 128 15 114 32
Total 2679 1031 1648 231 1931 517
Citizenship (2011)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2458 975 1583 231 1931 517
International 121 56 65
Not Stated
Total 2579 1031 1648

 

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2011)
Bachelor Degrees 146
Master's Degrees 253
First Professional Degrees 285
Doctoral Degrees 117
Total 801
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 96
Occupational Therapy 100.0
Physical Therapy 100
Physician Assistant 94
Medicine National Board: Part I 91
National Board: Part II 97
Nursing National Council Licensure 95
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 88
Family Nurse Practitioner 100
Pharmacy NAPLEX 96
MJPE