2014

Campus

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

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 95,383
Number of Electronic Journals 21,593
Number of Print Journals 9
Number of Electronic Books 305,855
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 258

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1284
Number of Part-time Faculty 297
Number of Employees 5175

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine DMD 874 (1014)* 106 73
Master's 9 9 9
DMD/PhD 8 3 2
Graduate Studies Certificate 63 21 10
Master 66 44 35
Doctorate (PhD) 230 65 49
Health Professions Bachelor's 47 23 19
Master's 1391 267 187
Doctorate 551 167 102
Medicine MD 1562 (3831)* 236 173
MD/PhD 83 17 5
Nursing Bachelor's 765 270 209
Master's 118 20 17
Doctorate (DNP) 181 105 89
Pharmacy Doctorate 711 (901) ** 265 192
Total 6659 (9258)* 1618 1171
*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) 2075
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 825
Geographic Origin of Student Body 49 states
Oldest Student (in years) 70
Youngest Student (in years) 19

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 87% $77,520
Graduate Studies 74% $14,621
Health Professions 79% $42,766
Medicine 80% $51,365
Nursing 81% $25,524
Pharmacy 92% $39,241
Total 82% $43,335

Student Body Composition

Enrollment Status (2014)

Status Full Time Part Time Total
Headcount 2689 211 2900
Gender
Male 1030 38 1068
Female 1659 173 1832
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 94 9 103
Not Hispanic 2595 202 2797
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 7 3 10
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 6 1 7
Asian 161 11 172
Asian & Pacific Islander 1 1
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 2 2
Asian & White 30 1 31
Black/African American 209 33 242
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1 1
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 2
Black/African American & Asian & White 1 1
Black/African American & White 8 8
International 45 45
Pacific Islander 1 1 2
Undeclared 154 14 168
White 2061 147 2208

 

Citizenship (2014)

Status US International Total
Headcount 2855 45 2900
Gender
Male 1047 21 1068
Female 1808 24 1832
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 103 N/A 103
Not Hispanic 2752 N/A 2752
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 10 10
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 7 7
Asian 172 172
Asian & Pacific Islander 1 1
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 2 2
Asian & White 31 31
Black/African American 242 242
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1 1
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 2
Black/African American & Asian & White 1 1
Black/African American & White 8 8
International 45 45
Pacific Islander 2 2
Undeclared 168 168
White 2208 2208

 

Gender, Ethnicity and Race Enrollment by College (2014)

College of Dental Medicine
Status DMD DMD/PhD Master's
Headcount 286 6 22
Gender
Male 137 0 14
Female 149 6 8
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 5 0 1
Not Hispanic 281 6 21
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2
Asian 34 3
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White
Asian & White 7
Black/African American 13
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White
International 2
Pacific Islander
Undeclared 4 2
White 225 6 15

 

College of Graduate Studies
Status Certificate Master's PhD
Headcount 9 53 142
Gender
Male 7 23 59
Female 2 30 83
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 0 2 5
Not Hispanic 9 51 137
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Asian 1 6 3
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 1
Asian & White
Black/African American 6 9
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White 1
International 3 24
Pacific Islander
Undeclared 3 17
White 8 34 87

 

College of Health Professions
Status Bachelor's Master's Doctorate PhD
Headcount 32 432 279 21
Gender
Male 19 113 108 4
Female 13 319 171 17
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 0 10 4 1
Not Hispanic 32 422 279 20
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 1
Asian 3 11 5
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White
Asian & White 2 5 1
Black/African American 2 18 28 3
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White 2
International 1 4
Pacific Islander 1
Undeclared 4 30 19 2
White 21 363 221 12

 

College of Medicine
Status MD MD/PhD
Headcount 673 52
Gender
Male 387 34
Female 286 18
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 39 0
Not Hispanic 634 52
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Asian 48 8
Asian & Pacific Islander 1
Asian & Pacific Islander & White
Asian & White 9
Black/African American 80 3
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 1
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White 5
International 7
Pacific Islander
Undeclared 24 2
White 204 32

 

College of Nursing
Status Bachelor's Master's Doctorate PhD
Headcount 261 24 213 65
Gender
Male 39 0 11 6
Female 222 24 202 59
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 10 1 5 3
Not Hispanic 251 23 208 62
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 2 3
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2
Asian 10 7 3
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 1
Asian & White 3 1
Black/African American 16 4 29 14
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Black/African American & Asian & White 1
Black/African American & White
International
Pacific Islander 1
Undeclared 23 2 12 7
White 203 18 160 41

 

College of Pharmacy*
Status Doctorate PharmD/PhD
Headcount 322 1
Gender
Male 100 1
Female 222
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 16
Not Hispanic 306 1
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Asian 28
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White
Asian & White 3
Black/African American 17
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 1
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White
International 4
Pacific Islander
Undeclared 16
White 253 1
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

 

Non-Degree Seeking Students
Status NDS
Headcount 7
Gender
Male 6
Female 1
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 1
Not Hispanic 6
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Asian 2
Asian & Pacific Islander
Asian & Pacific Islander & White
Asian & White
Black/African American
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White
Black/African American & Asian & White
Black/African American & White
International
Pacific Islander
Undeclared 1
White 4

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2014)
Bachelor Degrees 125
Master's Degrees 301
First Professional Degrees 320
Doctoral Degrees 173
Total 919
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 93%
National Board: Part II 90%
Health Professions Cardiovascular Perfusion Parts I & II 100%
Nurse Anesthetist 85%
Occupational Therapy 95%
Physical Therapy 97%
Physician Assistant 97%
Medicine National Board: USMLE Part I 95%
National Board: USMLE Part II 95%
Nursing National Council Licensure 90%
Pharmacy NAPLEX 97%
MJPE 95%