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Rank: 451

University of South Carolina-Columbia

costs
Est. Full Price 2019-2020
$28,300
% of students who get any grants
72%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$21,600
Average price for low-income students
$12,390
admissions
Acceptance rate
72%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1250/28
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
Enrollment
25,550
Financial Aid
% of students with need who get grants
44%
% of need met
71%
% of students who get merit* grants
36%
Average merit grant
$6,586
student success
Graduation rate
74%
Average time to a degree
4.2 years
Average student debt
$23,000
Average salary within 3 years
$49,000
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
N/A
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
N/A

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/College Measures calculations, Opportunity Insights.

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/College Measures calculations, Opportunity Insights.

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