2015

Campus

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

Library

Number of Bound Volumes 96,284
Number of Electronic Journals 23,032
Number of Print Journals 11
Number of Electronic Books 351,172
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes 258

 MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty 1278
Number of Part-time Faculty 316
Number of Employees 5404

Applicant Information

College Level Applications Admissions Enrolled
Dental Medicine DMD 965 (1104)* 121 74
Master's 10 10 9
DMD/PhD 7 1 1
Graduate Studies Master 149 70 52
Doctorate (PhD) 179 46 24
Health Professions Bachelor's 71 25 20
Master's 1314 321 226
Doctorate 517 150 104
Medicine MD 1953 (4390)* 212 160
Master's 31 25 24
MD/PhD 97 26 11
Nursing Bachelor's 685 275 212
Master's 90 15 11
Doctorate 258 113 83
Pharmacy Doctorate 585 (757) ** 257 194
Total 6911 (9659)* 1667 1205
*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) 2113
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition) 882
Geographic Origin of Student Body 46 states
Oldest Student (in years) 71
Youngest Student (in years) 19

Student Financial Aid

College Student Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine 87% $75,019
Graduate Studies 67% $18,458
Health Professions 78% $40,960
Medicine 80% $48,054
Nursing 81% $24,400
Pharmacy 89% $40,936
Total 80% $42,061

Student Body Composition

Enrollment Status (2015)

Status Full Time Part Time Total
Headcount 2790 205 2995
Gender
Male 1064 48 1112
Female 1726 157 1883
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 108 10 118
Not Hispanic 2682 195 2877
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 7 1 8
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & Asian & White 1 0 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 9 1 10
Asian 179 13 192
Asian & Pacific Islander 2 0 2
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 2 0 2
Asian & White 35 2 37
Black/African American 232 38 270
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 2 0 2
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 0 2
Black/African American & Asian 1 0 1
Black/African American & Asian & White 1 0 1
Black/African American & White 10 0 10
International 50 4 54
Pacific Islander 0 1 1
Undeclared 155 17 172
White 2102 128 2230

 

Citizenship (2015)

Status US International Total
Headcount 2941 54 2995
Gender
Male 1085 27 1112
Female 1856 27 1883
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 118 N/A 118
Not Hispanic 2823 N/A 2823
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 8 N/A 8
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & Asian & White 1 N/A 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 10 N/A 10
Asian 192 N/A 192
Asian & Pacific Islander 2 N/A 2
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 2 N/A 2
Asian & White 37 N/A 37
Black/African American 270 N/A 270
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 2 N/A 2
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 N/A 2
Black/African American & Asian 1 N/A 1
Black/African American & Asian & White 1 N/A 1
Black/African American & White 10 N/A 10
International N/A 54 54
Pacific Islander 1 N/A 1
Undeclared 172 N/A 172
White 2230 N/A 2230

 

Gender, Ethnicity and Race Enrollment by College (2015)

College of Dental Medicine
Status DMD DMD/PhD Master's
Headcount 290 6 21
Gender
Male 140 1 13
Female 150 5 8
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 6 0 2
Not Hispanic 284 6 19
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1 0 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 2 0 0
Asian 33 1 3
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 0 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0 0 0
Asian & White 6 0 0
Black/African American 10 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 0 0
Black/African American & White 0 0 0
International 1 0 0
Pacific Islander 0 0 0
Undeclared 4 0 2
White 233 5 15

 

College of Graduate Studies
Status Master's PhD
Headcount 79 143
Gender
Male 37 56
Female 42 87
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 2 5
Not Hispanic 77 138
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0
Asian 6 4
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0 1
Asian & White 1 0
Black/African American 8 9
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 0
Black/African American & White 0 1
International 6 27
Pacific Islander 0 0
Undeclared 4 16
White 52 85

 

College of Health Professions
Status Bachelor's Master's Doctorate PhD
Headcount 37 437 290 18
Gender
Male 17 120 120 5
Female 20 317 170 13
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 1 17 7 0
Not Hispanic 36 420 283 18
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 2 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 1 1 0
Asian 0 16 4 0
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0 0 0 0
Asian & White 2 4 1 0
Black/African American 2 19 28 3
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 2 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0 0 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 1 0 0
Black/African American & White 0 0 2 0
International 0 2 1 4
Pacific Islander 0 1 0 0
Undeclared 4 28 28 1
White 29 365 221 10

 

College of Medicine
Status Master's MD MD/PhD
Headcount 23 682 53
Gender
Male 10 384 32
Female 13 298 21
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 0 37 0
Not Hispanic 23 645 53
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 1 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 1 2 0
Asian 5 50 9
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 2 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0 0 0
Asian & White 0 12 0
Black/African American 3 84 4
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 1 0
Black/African American & Asian 0 1 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 0 0
Black/African American & White 0 5 1
International 0 0 6
Pacific Islander 0 0 0
Undeclared 1 22 1
White 13 502 32

 

College of Nursing
Status Bachelor's Master's Doctorate PhD
Headcount 287 26 197 60
Gender
Male 50 3 12 3
Female 237 23 185 57
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 12 2 9 3
Not Hispanic 275 24 188 57
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 2 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & Asian & White 0 0 1 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0 1 0
Asian 11 0 4 3
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 1 0 0 0
Asian & White 3 1 1 0
Black/African American 26 4 32 13
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0 0 0 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 0 0 0
Black/African American & White 1 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0
Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0
Undeclared 27 2 12 9
White 218 19 144 41

 

College of Pharmacy*
Status Doctorate PharmD/PhD
Headcount 321 0
Gender
Male 96 0
Female 225 0
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 13 0
Not Hispanic 308 0
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 1 0
Asian 39 0
Asian & Pacific Islander 0 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0 0
Asian & White 6 0
Black/African American 19 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 1 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0 0
Black/African American & White 0 0
International 3 0
Pacific Islander 0 0
Undeclared 10 0
White 242 0
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

 

Non-Degree Seeking Students
Status NDS
Headcount 25
Gender
Male 13
Female 12
Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 2
Not Hispanic 23
Race
Amer Indian/Alaska Native 1
Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0
Asian 4
Asian & Pacific Islander 0
Asian & Pacific Islander & White 0
Asian & White 0
Black/African American 6
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native 0
Black/African American & Amer Indian/Alaska Native & White 0
Black/African American & Asian & White 0
Black/African American & White 0
International 3
Pacific Islander 0
Undeclared 1
White 10

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2015)
Bachelor Degrees 210
Master's Degrees 280
First Professional Degrees 320
Doctoral Degrees 164
Total 974
Results of Professional Examinations
College Exam Title MUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental Medicine National Board: Part I 96%
National Board: Part II 91%
Health Professions Cardiovascular Perfusion Part I 91%
Cardiovascular Perfusion Part II 90%
Nurse Anesthetist 86%
Occupational Therapy 100%
Physical Therapy 95%
Physician Assistant 94%
Medicine National Board: USMLE Part I 96%
National Board: USMLE Part II 95%
Nursing National Council Licensure 93%
Pharmacy NAPLEX 96%
MJPE 93%