University of South Carolina-Upstate

Spartanburg, South Carolina

Overview

Address800 University Way
School Websitewww.uscupstate.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of South Carolina-Upstate is a small public, 4-year college based in Spartanburg, South Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,833 students applied to University of South Carolina-Upstate. Of those students, 2,764 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of South Carolina-Upstate was $11,372, in addition to fees of $480. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of South Carolina-Upstate.

University of South Carolina-Upstate has a 46% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of South Carolina-Upstate acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 2,764 of the 4,833 students who applied to University of South Carolina-Upstate in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of South Carolina-Upstate is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of South Carolina-Upstate had an SAT score between the range of 920 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of South Carolina-Upstate was between 17 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to University of South Carolina-Upstate as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of South Carolina-Upstate, the tuition for in-state residents is $11,372. Combined with fees of $480, room and board costs of $8,394, other expenses of $3,596 and the $1,600 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $25,442.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $23,520 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of South Carolina-Upstate to $37,110 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of South Carolina-Upstate are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of South Carolina-Upstate was $5,226 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 55%.

University of South Carolina-Upstate Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of South Carolina-Upstate.

University of South Carolina-Upstate has a good gender split, with 65% of undergraduates being female and 35% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are South Carolina residents; in fact, 93% of all students reside in South Carolina. However, 5% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at University of South Carolina-Upstate is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of South Carolina-Upstate to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 23% students enroll at University of South Carolina-Upstate part-time; the other 4,744 students enrolled full-time.

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