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Tuition

$10,976

$20,110

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

46%

54%

male

female

1  :  14

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Nursing
  3. Management
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School Facts

South Carolina State, founded in 1896 as a land grant college, is a public liberal arts institution. Its 160-acre campus is located in Orangeburg, 40 miles from Columbia, SC.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 3,807
Established in 1896
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Historically Black college/university yes
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AAFCS (American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ADiA (American Dietetic Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  CSAB (Computing Sciences Accreditation Board)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Codes

SAT 5618
ACT 3876

Social Networks

Public

3,265

undergraduate students

542

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
15%
400-499
48%
300-399
30%
200-299
3%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
12%
400-499
53%
300-399
26%
200-299
3%
30-36
0
24-29
4%
18-23
31%
12-17
64%
6-11
1%
Below 6
0
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Orangeburg, SC

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Orangeburg, SC

160-acre campus located in Orangeburg (population: 13,885), 40 miles from Columbia, SC.

South Carolina State University
300 College Street, NE
Orangeburg, SC 29117

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
48%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
68%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing

Greek Life

 
3 fraternities 3% of male students
 
3 sororities 3% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
6%
Top 1/4
16%
Top 1/2
57%
Bottom 1/2
43%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
15%
400-499
48%
300-399
30%
200-299
3%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
12%
400-499
53%
300-399
26%
200-299
3%
30-36
0
24-29
4%
18-23
31%
12-17
64%
6-11
1%
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline July 31
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Class rank

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment

Not Considered

Essay

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Admissions Contact

Geniffer Bookhardt
Director of Admissions, Recruitment and Scholarships
P: 800 260-5956
F: 803 536-8990
admissions@scsu.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
bowling
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
Mascot
Bulldog
School colors
garnet and blue
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Agribusiness
Agribusiness/Entrepreneurship
Art Education
Biology
Biology Education
Business Education
Chemistry
Chemistry Education
Civil Engineering Technology
Communications
Computer Science
Counselor Education/Elementary
Criminal Justice
Drama
Drama Education
Early Childhood Education
Economics/Business Economics
Education Leadership/Administration
Educational Leadership/Administration
Electrical Engineering Technology
Elementary Education
Engineering Technology/Physics
English
English Education
Family/Consumer Sciences/Business
Family/Consumer Sciences/Child Development
Family/Consumer Sciences/Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Merchandising
Health Services
Health/Physical Education
History
Individual/Family Development Studies
Industrial Education
Industrial Engineering Technology
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Mathematics/Computer Science
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Middle Level Education
Modern Languages
Music Education
Music Industry
Music Performance
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing
Nutrition/Food Management
Nutritional Science
Physical Education/Sport Communication
Physics
Political Science/Government
Psychology
Rehabilitation Counseling
Secondary Education
Secondary School Counseling
Social Studies Education
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education
Speech Pathology/Audiology
Studio Arts
Transportation
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Undergraduate

86%

3,265
students

Female
54%
1,755

Male
46%
1,510

Graduate

14%

542
students

Female
80%
431

Male
20%
111

undergraduateFull-time

92%

3,006
students

Female
54%
1,599

Male
46%
1,407

undergraduatePart-time

8%

259
students

Female
61%
156

Male
39%
103

Transfer Admissions

Not Reported

Transfer applicants accepted

Not Reported

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s)
Interview
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 31

Spring: November 30

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Special transportation
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors