University of South Carolina Upstate

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

800 University Way

Spartanburg, SC 29303

(864) 503-5246

(800) 277-8727

Fax: (864) 503-5727



Contact: Donette Stewart

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Services
Main Address

800 University Way

Spartanburg, SC 29303

(864) 503-5000

www.uscupstate.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,999

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 721

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,754

Graduate enrollment: 66

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes
Application Fee

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Finance B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Management Information Systems B
Organizational Behavior Studies B

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

University of South Carolina-Upstate Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (864) 503-5000
Website: www.uscupstate.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.uscupstate.edu/apply/
Address: 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303-4999
Setting: Suburb: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,308
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 43%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,233 (51% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $11,558
Out-of-state Tuition: $23,060
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $8,145

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

University of South Carolina-Upstate Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of South Carolina-Upstate.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 122
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Education 174
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 31
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 3387

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of South Carolina-Upstate and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $11,558
Out-of-state $23,060
Books and supplies $1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $14,084
Out-of-state $30,110

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 986 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 970 96% $8,145
Student loan aid 720 71% $6,476

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,029 67% $7,139
Federal student loans 3,588 59% $7,182

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of South Carolina-Upstate. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of South Carolina-Upstate students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,395 1,461 2,934
Percent admitted 100% 57% 59%
Percent admitted who enrolled 20% 20% 20%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of South Carolina-Upstate Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 6,308
Undergraduate enrollment 5,853
Graduate enrollment 455

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of South Carolina-Upstate Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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