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2006 Fact Card

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)76
Number of Buildings89
Number of Beds596
Sponsored Research$189,000,000+

Library

Number of Bound Volumes209,293
Number of Electronic Journals15,500
Number of Print Journals293
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes6,104

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty1,053
Number of Part-time Faculty323
Number of Employees4,581

Applicant Information

CollegeLevelApplicationsAdmissionsEnrolled
Dental Medicine 511 (528)*5756
Dental Masters 000
DMSTP 711
Graduate Studies 2618755
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate996657
 Graduate886379288
Medicine 1144 (1688)*193146
MSTP 56145
NursingUndergraduate416192140
 Graduate985538
Pharmacy 681**211191
Total 4156 (4920)*1255977
*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)1943
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition)559
Geographic Origin of Student Body47 states
Oldest Student (in years)62
Youngest Student (in years)19

 Student Financial Aid

CollegeStudent Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine89%$40, 342
Graduate Studies29%$18,346
Health Professions84%$25,509
Medicine83%$37,507
Nursing82%$18,823
Pharmacy90%$25,189
Total79%

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2006)
CollegeLevelHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 21913089718824
DMSTP 514131
Graduate Studies 21081129915150
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate1032578216616
 Graduate6781575215055573
Medicine 5592902695842972
MSTP 50361443214
NursingUndergraduate184171671913728
 Graduate155121431512317
Pharmacy 319932262224453
Non-Degree Seeking 207132144
Total 2,5028491,6532081,942352
Enrollment Status (2006)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
Full-time2,2337891,4441731,743317
Part-time269602093519935
Total2,5028491,6532081,942352
Citizenship (2007)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
United States2,3377851,5522021968368
International372314   
Not Stated1284187   
Total2,5028491,653   

 

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2006)
Bachelor Degrees190
Master's Degrees306
First Professional Degrees266
Doctoral Degrees29
Total791
 
Results of Professional Examinations
CollegeExam TitleMUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental MedicineNational Board: Part I90
 National Board: Part II96
Health ProfessionsCommunications Sciences & Disorders95.8
 Cytotechnology and Biosciences100
 Cardiovascular Perfusion100
 Nurse Anesthestist95
 Occupational Therapy100
 Physical Therapy81
 Physician Assistant100
MedicineNational Board: Part I92
 National Board: Part II97
NursingCertified Nurse Midwife100
 National Council Licensure96.6
 Adult Nurse Practitioner-
 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner100
 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner100
 Family Nurse Practitioner80
 Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
-
 Geriatric Nurse Practitioner-
 PharmacyNAPLEX97.1

 

 
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Charleston, SC 29425-2030
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