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2008 Fact Card

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)80
Number of Buildings92
Number of Beds709
Sponsored Research$202,471,432

Library

Number of Bound Volumes178,542
Number of Electronic Journals18,512
Number of Print Journals2,874
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes6,112

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty1,332
Number of Part-time Faculty259
Number of Employees4,907

Applicant Information

CollegeLevelApplicationsAdmissionsEnrolled
Dental Medicine 599 (811)*6155
Dental Masters 000
DMSTP 311
Graduate Studies 28910561
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate14410789
 Graduate1191421306
Medicine 1383 (2257)*191156
MSTP 991910
NursingUndergraduate400171135
 Graduate944931
Pharmacy 584**212192
Total 4786 (5873)*13371036
*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)1941
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition)591
Geographic Origin of Student Body46 states
Oldest Student (in years)64
Youngest Student (in years)19

Student Financial Aid

CollegeStudent Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine90%$48,906
Graduate Studies28%$16,932
Health Professions90%$28,671
Medicine83%$40,480
Nursing86%$18,958
Pharmacy88%$31,269
Total78%$30,869

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2008)
CollegeLevelHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 21813682519716
DMSTP 734142
Graduate Studies 182841261210664
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate12726101208522
 Graduate6751625134455279
Medicine 5843332517343180
MSTP 58391943717
NursingUndergraduate189241651014732
 Graduate154101441012519
Pharmacy* 314992151924649
Non-Degree Seeking 2491501212
Total 2,5329251,6071981,942392
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2008)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
Full-time2,2618541,4071761,738347
Part-time271712002220445
Total2,5329251,6071981,942392
Citizenship (2008)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
United States2,4889001,5881981,942348
International442519   
Not Stated      
Total2,5329251,607   

Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2008)
Bachelor Degrees172
Master's Degrees293
First Professional Degrees276
Doctoral Degrees152
Total893
 
Results of Professional Examinations
CollegeExam TitleMUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental MedicineNational Board: Part I98
 National Board: Part II98
Health ProfessionsCommunications Sciences & Disorders100
 Cytotechnology and Biosciences83.3
 Cardiovascular Perfusion92.9
 Nurse Anesthestist94
 Occupational Therapy97
 Physical Therapy98
 Physician Assistant97
MedicineNational Board: Part I96
 National Board: Part II92
NursingCertified Nurse Midwife100
 National Council Licensure100
 Adult Nurse Practitioner100
 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner100
 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner100
 Family Nurse Practitioner100
 Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
0
 Geriatric Nurse Practitioner100
 PharmacyNAPLEX98

 

 
 

 
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