2012

Campus

Campus Size (in acres) 82
Number of Buildings 98
Number of Beds 709
Sponsored Research $232,109,898

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 97,326
Number of Electronic Journals 19,897
Number of Print Journals 14
Number of Electronic Books 33,598
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 394

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1229
Number of Part-time Faculty 259
Number of Employees 5177

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine DMD 811(922)* 108 71
Master's 9 9 9
DMD/PhD 9 2 1
Graduate Studies Certificate 16 12 8
Master 93 66 61
Doctorate (PhD) 254 75 42
Health Professions Bachelor's 58 22 14
Master's 1320 292 219
Doctorate 428 150 91
Nursing Bachelor's 670 151 121
Master's 161 17 13
Doctorate (DNP) 202 71 58
Medicine MD 1973 (3502)* 221 164
MD/PhD 81 20 4
Pharmacy Doctorate 495** 241 195
Total 6580(8220)* 1457 1071
*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) 1954
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 777
Geographic Origin of Student Body 48 states
Oldest Student (in years) 63
Youngest Student (in years) 20

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 90% $68,022
Graduate Studies 66% $16,487
Health Professions 83% $42,737
Medicine 86% $52,269
Nursing 84% $24,837
Pharmacy 94% $36,669
Total 84% $42,760

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2012)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine DMD 263 138 125 10 215 38
DMD/PhD 7 3 4 0 6 1
Master' 22 16 6 0 20 2
Graduate Studies Certificate 8 7 1 0 8 0
Master' 77 38 39 8 20 49
Doctorate (PhD) 135 55 80 9 74 52
Health Professions Bachelor's 30 18 12 0 26 4
Master's 445 121 324 22 370 53
Doctorate 275 73 202 29 226 20
Nursing Bachelor's 174 28 146 26 115 33
Master's 46 2 44 2 37 7
Doctorate (DNP) 162 11 151 19 126 17
Doctorate (PhD) 57 4 53 5 41 11
Medicine MD 650 362 288 88 440 122
MD/MHA 3 1 2 3 0 0
MD/PhD 53 33 20 3 38 12
Pharmacy* Doctorate 318 106 212 20 235 63
NonDegree Seeking 6 4 2 1 4 1
Total 2731 1020 1711 245 2001 485
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the
South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2012)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2568 989 1579 233 1880 455
Part-time 163 31 132 12 121 30
Total 2731 1020 1711 245 2001 485
Citizenship (2012)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2657 986 1671 245 2001 485
International 74 34 40
Not Stated
Total 2731 1020 1711

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2012)
Bachelor Degrees 118
Master's Degrees 316
First Professional Degrees 286
Doctoral Degrees 125
Total 845
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 96%
National Board: Part II 100%
Health Professions Cardiovascular Perfusion 100%
Nurse Anesthetist 92%
Occupational Therapy 93%
Physical Therapy 94%
Physician Assistant 97%
Medicine National Board: Part I 93%
National Board: Part II 99%
Nursing National Council Licensure 96%
Pharmacy NAPLEX 96%
MJPE 98%