1,980
Students
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
62
62%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of South Carolina Beaufort is a 4-year institution located in Bluffton, SC, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1 University Boulevard
Bluffton, SC  29909
United States
Contact Ms. Monica Williams
Email: monicaw@sc.edu
Phone: 843-208-8112
Fax: 843-208-8015

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,968
Applied
1,234
Accepted
1,980
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

1,376
Females Applied
871
Females Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

592
Males Applied
363
Males Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.39
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
Other requirements: Prerequisite high school courses

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 20 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

10,344
In-state
21,390
Out-of-state
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Fees

436
Full-time student fees
7,120
Room & board
4,320
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

1,980
Total undergrad students
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.02%
Black or African American 21.57%
White or Caucasian 58.54%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 1.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 3.59%
Other 7.27%

Gender

Male (35.51%)
Female (64.49%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 37%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Week, Homecoming and Fall Fest/Fright Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Gamma Beta Phi, Black Student Organization, Business Club and Environmental Awareness Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
evening security service

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball No Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No