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University of South Carolina - Sumter
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  • 2 Year
  • SUMTER, SC

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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Professors
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Safety
    grade A
  5. Student Life
    grade B minus
  6. Location
    grade C+

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Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
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From University of South Carolina - Sumter

USC Sumter is located in the heart of the state, about 45 miles east of the capital of Columbia, South Carolina. With an enrollment of about 1,100 per academic year, USC Sumter confers two-year associate's degrees and offers baccalaureate degree programs in business and education through USC Aiken. Through Palmetto College, students can choose from fourteen bachelor’s degrees that can be completed on the USC Sumter campus. The university has been named "Best University" for the past 16 years.

USC Sumter students move forward, whether that means continuing on to a four-year university, finding meaningful work in a promising field, or just knowing the next step. Every student at USC Sumter is an individual and the number one goal is to help you succeed.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
82%
SAT Range
920-1110
ACT Range
15-20
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$10,219 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,880 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
100%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 5 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 6 responses
83%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 6 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    13%
  • On Campus
    80%
  • Online
    7%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
555 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
806
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
51%
Varsity Athletes
28%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%

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