South Carolina State University

300 College St NE
Orangeburg, SC 29117
(803) 536-7000
http://www.scsu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 4,538
  • Undergraduate population: 3,874
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $18,524
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $25,360
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $19,504
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $26,340

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 99%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,902
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 71%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,425
  • Students receiving federal aid: 71%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,090
  • Students receiving state aid: 45%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 35%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 3,245
  • Percent admitted: 92%
  • Percent admitted (men): 92%
  • Percent admitted (women): 92%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 370, 470
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 370, 470
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 4,888
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 41%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 59%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 45%
  • Graduation rate (men): 34%
  • Graduation rate (women): 53%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD