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2009 Fact Card

Campus

Campus Size (in acres)82
Number of Buildings93
Number of Beds709
Sponsored Research$217,573,761

Library

Number of Bound Volumes173,223
Number of Electronic Journals14,448
Number of Print Journals2,731
Number of Electronic Books16,590
Number of Audio-Visual Volumes5,303

MUSC Staff

Number of Full-time Faculty1,115
Number of Part-time Faculty234
Number of Employees4,836

Applicant Information

CollegeLevelApplicationsAdmissionsEnrolled
Dental Medicine 655 (781)*7059
Dental Masters 777
DMSTP 500
Graduate Studies 2989358
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate1146348
 Graduate1,161385294
Medicine 1,469 (2,498)*214159
MSTP 88107
NursingUndergraduate578146120
 Graduate1289476
Pharmacy 526**224192
Total 5,029 (6,184)*1,3061,020
*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)1,908
Number of Out-of-state Students (Geographical Definition)606
Geographic Origin of Student Body45 states
Oldest Student (in years)63
Youngest Student (in years)20

 Student Financial Aid

CollegeStudent Body
Receiving Aid
Average
Annual Award
Dental Medicine95%$53,755
Graduate Studies99%$15,564
Health Professions87%$32,329
Medicine90%$41,175
Nursing90%$19,219
Pharmacy90%$31,764
Total92%$32,987

Student Body Composition

College, Gender, and Race Enrollment Summary (2009)
CollegeLevelHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown Race
Dental Medicine 22913495620320
DMSTP 633042
Graduate Studies 1596990139155
Health ProfessionsUndergraduate901773146016
 Graduate6701525184654975
Medicine 6123532598542998
MSTP 58372144014
NursingUndergraduate177291481213035
 Graduate17471671314021
Pharmacy* 3151042111724751
Non-Degree Seeking 2481621111
Total 2,5149131,6012121,904398
*Pharmacy statistics include only students enrolled in the Charleston campus of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
Enrollment Status (2009)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
Full-time2,2878661,4211891,743355
Part-time227471802316143
Total2,5149131,6012121,904398
Citizenship (2009)
StatusHeadcountMalesFemalesAfrican-
American
CaucasianOther/
Unknown
Race
United States2,4758961,5792121,904398
International391722   
Not Stated      
Total2,5149131,601   

 Graduate Performance

Degrees Conferred (2009)
Bachelor Degrees203
Master's Degrees301
First Professional Degrees260
Doctoral Degrees117
Total881
 
Results of Professional Examinations
CollegeExam TitleMUSC
Percentage
Passing
Dental MedicineNational Board: Part I100.0
 National Board: Part II100.0
Health ProfessionsCommunications Sciences & Disorders100.0
 Cardiovascular Perfusion95.4
 Nurse Anesthestist100.0
 Occupational Therapy100.0
 Physical Therapy96.3
 Physician Assistant97.0
MedicineNational Board: Part I93.0
 National Board: Part II97.0
NursingCertified Nurse Midwife100.0
 National Council Licensure90.0
 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner100.0
 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner86.0
 Family Nurse Practitioner100.0
PharmacyNAPLEX99.0
 MJPE99.0
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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