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2005 Fact Card

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)76
Number of Buildings88
Number of Beds596
Sponsored Research$180,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes206,460
Number of Electronic Journals5,474
Number of Print Journals241
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes6,049

 
MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty1,016
Number of Part-time Faculty320
Number of Employees4,591

 Applicant Information

CollegeLevelApplicationsAdmissionsEnrolled
Dental Medicine 505 (679)*6355
DMSTP 410
Graduate Studies 2439973
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate1076959
 Graduate639356268
Medicine 1,065 (1,502)*189139
MSTP 682010
NursingUndergraduate410181151
 Graduate1137865
Pharmacy 612 (763)10881
Total 3,766 (4,528)*1,164902
*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)1,958
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition)545
Geographic Origin of Student Body46 states
Oldest Student (in years)63
Youngest Student (in years)18

Student Financial Aid

CollegeStudent Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine92%$35,909
Graduate Studies26%$19,157
Health Professions85%$23,441
Medicine84%$35,938
Nursing90%$15,442
Pharmacy95%$23,187
Total82% 
includes "tuition waiver" awards

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2005)
CollegeLevelHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 215125901118420
DMSTP 422121
Graduate Studies 236861501116362
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate852362156010
 Graduate6431544895352367
Medicine 5532812725243269
MSTP 47351243211
NursingUndergraduate203201831616225
 Graduate173151581414514
Pharmacy 315852302424546
Non-Degree Seeking 29141501613
Total 2,5038401,6632011,964338
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2005)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
Full-time2,2037741,4291701,743290
Part-time300662343122148
Total2,5038401,6632011,964338
Citizenship (2005)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
United States2,3487871,5612011,964338
International512526   
Not Stated1042876   
Total2,5038401,663   
 

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2005)
Bachelor Degrees203
Master's Degrees252
First Professional Degrees235
Doctoral Degrees49
Total739
 
Results of Professional Examinations**
CollegeExam TitleMUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental MedicineNational Board: Part I96.0*
 National Board: Part II94.0*
Health ProfessionsCommunications Sciences & Disorders100.0
 Cardiovascular Perfusion100.4
 Cytotechnology100.0
 Nurse Anesthestist95.0
 Occupational Therapy100.0
 Physical Therapy98.0
 Physician Assistant98.0
MedicineNational Board: Part I93.0
 National Board: Part II92.0
NursingCertified Nurse Midwife100.0
 National Council Licensure96.6
 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner100.0
 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner100.0
 Family Nurse Practitioner88.1
PharmacyNABPLEX91.0
 * - on second attempt all passed
** -results shown as of 10/05
Office of Enrollment Management
Admissions/Financial Aid/
Registrar and Records
45 Courtenay Dr
MSC 203
Charleston, SC 29425-2030
843-792-3281
Fax 843-792-6356
 

 
 
 
 

 

 
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