Established in 1961, University of South Carolina-Aiken is a non-profit public state multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Aiken (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), South Carolina. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, University of South Carolina-Aiken (USCA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of South Carolina-Aiken (USCA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 59 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. USCA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of South Carolina-Aiken|
|Colours||Cardinal red and navy blue|
|Address||471 University Parkway
29801 South Carolina
|Tel||+1 (803) 648 6851|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
University of South Carolina-Aiken's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 133,161 physical volumes, 4,663 physical media, 20,789 digital/electronic medium and 217 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of South Carolina-Aiken provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 969 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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