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2003 Fact Card

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)75
Number of Buildings88
Number of Beds596
Sponsored Research$150,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes237,246
Number of Electronic Journals1843
Number of Journal Subscriptions1984
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes5836

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty931
Number of Part-time Faculty261
Number of Employees4,416

Applicant Information

CollegeLevelApplicationsAdmissionsEnrolled
Dental Medicine 309 (498)*6055
DMSTP 200
Graduate Studies 28012274
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate915748
 Graduate557284224
Medicine 784 (1496)*193138
MSTP 981411
NursingUndergraduate368154110
 Graduate1108063
Pharmacy 32910080
Total 2928 (3829)*1064803
*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.

Student Demographics

Number of In-state Students (Geographical Definition)1,892
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition)399
Geographic Origin of Student Body42 states
Oldest Student (in years)61
Youngest Student (in years)16

Student Financial Aid

CollegeStudent Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine83%$29,015
Graduate Studies21%$14,063
Health Professions81%$18,646
Medicine82%$28,301
Nursing66%$12,509
Pharmacy92%$19,875
Total75%
 

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2003)
CollegeLevelHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 214132821418218
DMSTP 312120
Graduate Studies 212881241215050
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate1203189218910
 Graduate4931253683042043
Medicine 5612902715844063
MSTP 4535104338
NursingUndergraduate200261743115712
 Graduate163141491213813
Pharmacy 265691962820730
Non-Degree Seeking 227155116
Total 229881814802161,829253
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2003)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
Full-time202975612731731,629227
Part-time269622074320026
Total22988181,4802161829253
Citizenship (2003)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
United States22067871,4192161829253
International311615   
Not Stated611546   
Total22988181480  

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2003)
Bachelor Degrees194
Master's Degrees246
First Professional Degrees230
Doctoral Degrees31
Total701
 
Results of Professional Examinations**
CollegeExam TitleMUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental MedicineNational Board: Part I*
 National Board: Part II100.0*
Health ProfessionsCommunications Sciences & Disorders100.0
 Cardiovascular Perfusion87.5
 Cytotechnology100.0
 Nurse Anesthestist94.4
 Occupational Therapy91.0
 Physical Therapy91.0
 Physician Assistant97.0
MedicineNational Board: Part I95.0
 National Board: Part II93.0
NursingCertified Nurse Midwife91.0
 National Council Licensure87.9
 Adult Nurse Practitioner86.0
 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner75.0
 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner85.0
 Family Nurse Practitioner85.0
 Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner100.0
 Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
100.0
PharmacyNABPLEX92.0
 *score not available at time of printing.
** -Most recent results are shown.

 
 
 

 
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