About South Carolina State University

South Carolina State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Orangeburg, South Carolina. South Carolina State University ranked 18th in South Carolina Colleges and 61st in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 2,339 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at South Carolina State University is 94.00% last year (undergraduate school).
South Carolina State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address300 College St NE, Orangeburg, SC 29117-0001
Phone803-536-7000
WEBwww.scsu.edu
Admission Information
Admissionwww.scsu.edu/admissions.aspx
Online Applicationhttps://www.scsu.edu/admissions/applyingtoscstate.aspx
Financial Aidwww.scsu.edu/admissions/financialaid.aspx
Net Price Calculatorwww.scsu.edu/netprice/
Veterans Tuitionwww.scsu.edu/admissions/registrarsoffice/registrarsofficeveteransaffairsqa.aspx
Athleticwww.scsuathletics.com/sports/2013/10/2/Compliance-Important Links.aspx
Disability Servicewww.scsu.edu/studentaffairs/officeofstudentdisabilityservices/accommodations.aspx
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of South Carolina State University is 94.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate94.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at South Carolina State University is $11,060 for South Carolina residents and $21,750 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,460 for South Carolina residents and $22,570 for out-of-students.
South Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,060$21,750
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,460$22,570
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,339 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 123 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. South Carolina State has 2,020 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 319 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,339
Undergraduate Students2,020
Graduate Students319
Online Enrollment123

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs64 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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