2013

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)
Number of Buildings
Number of Beds
Sponsored Research

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 55,698
Number of Electronic Journals 20,688
Number of Print Journals 15
Number of Electronic Books 147,636
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 258

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1241
Number of Part-time Faculty 285
Number of Employees 5148

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine DMD 835 (934)* 104 73
Master's 8 8 8
DMD/PhD 5 1 0
Graduate Studies Certificate 21 14 8
Master 48 25 22
Doctorate (PhD) 253 64 48
Health Professions Bachelor's 51 19 16
Master's 1426 307 215
Doctorate 533 163 98
Nursing Bachelor's 661 145 126
Master's 144 14 11
Doctorate (DNP) 186 89 69
Medicine MD 1719 (3561)* 227 167
MD/PhD 89 20 9
Pharmacy Doctorate 579 (843) ** 241 189
Total 6558 (8773)* 1441 1059
*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) 1988
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 789
Geographic Origin of Student Body 49 states
Oldest Student (in years) 64
Youngest Student (in years) 19

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 88% $70,285
Graduate Studies 70% $17,595
Health Professions 82% $41,682
Medicine 83% $50,327
Nursing 82% $26,045
Pharmacy 93% $37,163
Total 83% $42,657

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2013)
College Level Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine DMD 281 148 133 10 223 48
DMD/PhD 7 3 4 0 6 1
Master' 21 14 7 0 16 5
Graduate Studies Certificate 8 6 2 0 8 0
Master' 49 20 29 7 21 21
Doctorate (PhD) 134 55 79 8 82 44
Health Professions Bachelor's 26 15 11 0 20 6
Master's 451 121 330 23 378 50
Doctorate 293 92 201 32 231 30
Nursing Bachelor's 179 34 145 15 130 34
Master's 30 1 29 2 25 3
Doctorate (DNP) 186 15 171 18 145 23
Doctorate (PhD) 63 5 58 7 46 10
Medicine MD 662 369 293 88 458 116
MD/MHA 1 0 1 1 0 0
MD/PhD 56 36 20 2 37 17
Pharmacy* Doctorate 321 101 220 18 237 66
NonDegree Seeking 9 3 6 1 6 2
Total 2777 1038 1739 232 2069 476
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the
South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2013)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
Full-time 2593 1000 1593 214 1933 446
Part-time 184 38 146 18 136 30
Total 2777 1038 1739 232 2069 476
Citizenship (2013)
Status Headcount Males Females African-
American
Caucasian Other/
Unknown
Race
United States 2734 1018 1716 232 2069 476
International 43 20 23
Not Stated
Total 2777 1038 1739

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2013)
Bachelor Degrees 135
Master's Degrees 298
First Professional Degrees 296
Doctoral Degrees 154
Total 883
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%