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:22
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,821
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):40%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,915 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,190
Out-of-state Tuition:$22,188
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,604

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of South Carolina-Upstate Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services121
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Education173
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total3325

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Grand total42

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,190
Out-of-state$22,188
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,278
Out-of-state$27,888

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid78098%
Grant or scholarship aid75695%$7,604
Student loan aid58073%$6,410

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,88169%$6,456
Federal student loans3,66265%$7,414

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,7911,2672,524
Percent admitted100%53%56%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%21%20%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment5,821
Undergraduate enrollment5,578
Graduate enrollment243

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 (Mary Black School of Nursing)
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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