2023 University of South Carolina School of Medicine Tuition & Fees

The 2023 tuition at University of South Carolina School of Medicine is $44,612 for South Carolina residents and $88,874 for out-of-state students. University of South Carolina School of Medicine's tuition is 47.68% higher than average tuition of U.S. medical schools and 18.5% higher than average tuition of South Carolina medical schools.
The medical school tuition differs and more expensive than the regular undergraduate and graduate programs. The average undergraduate program tuition & fees at University of South Carolina-Columbia is $12,688 for South Carolina residents and $33,928 for out-of-state students. The average graduate schools tuition & fees other than medical school is $14,134 for South Carolina residents and $30,160 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and transportation costs is $25,173.
University of South Carolina School of Medicine 2023 Tuition & Fees
South Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Tuition & Fees$44,612$88,874
U.S. Public Medical School Average$38,176$60,181
South Carolina Public Medical School Average$38,994$75,024
Living Costs$25,173
Undergraduate Program$12,688$33,928
Graduate Program$14,134$30,160

4-Yeras MD Program Total Costs

The tuition for MD program varies by medical years depending on mandatory fees and required course works. The estimated COA (cost of attendance) for the standard four(4) years MD program at University of South Carolina School of Medicine is $278,077 for South Carolina residents and $455,125 out-of-state students based on the current tuition rate. The COA includes the costs for tuition & fees, room & board, transportation, books & supplies, and other personal miscellaneous expenses. The next table summarizes medical school costs for four(4) years by year and cost item.
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Year by Year Cost of Attendance
Year 1Year 2Year 3Year 44 Years Estimation
Tuition & Fees
South Carolina Residents$44,568$44,133$44,133$43,488$176,322
Out-of-State$88,830$88,395$88,395$87,750$353,370
Room & Board / transportation$17,598$19,409$24,498$20,271$81,776
Books & Supplies$1,599$589$419$0$2,607
Miscellaneous Expenses$4,040$4,444$4,848$4,040$17,372
COA
South Carolina Residents$67,805$68,575$73,898$67,799$278,077
Out-of-State$112,067$112,837$118,160$112,061$455,125

MCAT & GPA Scores

The average MCAT score of enrolled students at University of South Carolina School of Medicine is 506. Compared to the average MCAT of all medical schools, the MCAT score of University of South Carolina School of Medicine is around average of U.S. medical schools (the average score is 512).
The average GPA is 3.6 and it is lower compared to other medical schools (the average GPA is 3.73).
University of South Carolina School of Medicine 2022 MCAT and GPA
2022
MCAT - University of South Carolina School of Medicine506
U.S. Medical Schools512
South Carolina Medical Schools507
GPA - University of South Carolina School of Medicine3.6
U.S. Medical Schools3.73
South Carolina Medical Schools3.63

Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2022 acceptance rate at University of South Carolina School of Medicine is 3.20% where 3,125 applicants have applied to and 100 students have accepted and finally enrolled to school. The acceptance rate at University of South Carolina School of Medicine is average compared to other medical schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 3.52%). Note that the acceptance rate means the percentage of applicants who are accepted and enrolled (not just accepted).
University of South Carolina School of Medicine 2022 Acceptance Rate and Yield
TotalResidencyGender
South CarolinaOther StateMenWomen
Applicants3,125 556
(17.8%)
2,569
(82.2%)
1,344
(43.0%)
1,778
(56.9%)
Enrolled100 76
(76.0%)
24
(24.0%)
53
(53.0%)
47
(47.0%)
Acceptance Rate3.20% 13.66% 0.93% 3.94% 2.64%
U.S. Medical Schools3.52% 10.29% 1.04% 3.48% 3.56%
South Carolina Medical Schools3.61% 16.71% 0.81% 4.08% 3.27%

New Students and Total Enrollment

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 100 first-time students have enrolled in University of South Carolina School of Medicine.By residency, 76.0% of new students is South Carolina residents and 24.0% of enrolled students from other States. By gender, 47.0% of enrolled students is women and 53.0% is men students.
A total of 406 students have enrolled to University of South Carolina School of Medicine. By gender, there are 216 male and 190 female students at University of South Carolina School of Medicine.
2021 Student Population at University of South Carolina School of Medicine
2021
Total Enrollment406
Men Students216
Women Students190
First-time Students100