College of Graduate Studies Medical University of South Carolina

College of Graduate Studies Medical University of South Carolina

Charleston, SC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
240
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
27%
acceptance rate
9 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological And Biomedical Sciences Doctor of Dental Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (DMD/PhD)
      Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Pharmacy/Doctor of Philosophy (Pharm D/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • Doctoral Degrees 47
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and oral and written exams
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

27% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 272
    • Accepted 76
    • Acceptance Rate 27
    • Enrolled 44
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, interview
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 10
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students240
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students240
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian35%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown or International Student43%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty288
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCell signaling and cancer biology, drug discovery and toxicology, biochemistry and genetics, macromolecular structure, neurosciences, microbiology and immunology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

College of Graduate Studies

Medical University of South Carolina

179 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
United States

Dr. Perry Halushka

Dean

Phone: 843-792-3012
Fax: 843-792-6590
Email: halushpv@musc.edu

Dr. Cynthia Wright

Associate Dean for Career Development and Admissions

Phone: 843-792-2564
Fax: 843-792-6590
Email: wrightcf@musc.edu


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