South University-Columbia

Columbia, SC 29203

South University-Columbia is a privately run, for profit institution, located in Columbia, South Carolina. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of Education Management Corporation that operates 10 campuses in Phoenix, AZ, Montgomery, AL, Fort Wayne, IN, Indianapolis, IN, Merrillville, IN, Miramar, FL, South Bend, IN, Savannah, GA, Savannah, GA, Tampa, FL.

South University-Columbia has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

South University-Columbia in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $17,210 and fees $96. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,210 and $96 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate42%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 84
Nursing Administration Master's degree 0
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 13
Nursing Education Master's degree 0
Nursing Administration Post-master's certificate 0
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Education Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Administration Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Doctor's degree - professional practice 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from South University-Columbia

Bob Jones University
96.07 miles away
Brown Mackie College-Greenville
96.79 miles away
South College-Asheville
133.73 miles away
South University-Savannah
145.13 miles away
ITT Technical Institute-High Point
146.28 miles away
Herzing University-Atlanta
195.37 miles away
Bauder College
198.13 miles away

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$19,422

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$18,691
30k to 48k$20,709
48k to 75k$25,405
75k to 110k$25,405
Over 110k$25,405
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

78%

Recipients

$5,473

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

61%

Recipients

$3,385

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

67%

Recipients

$7,485

Average Amount

Student Population

885

Undergrads

385

Graduates

974

Women

296

Men

53%

Full-time

47%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
64%
White
25%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and South Carolina state board of nursing
South University-Columbia
9 Science Court
Columbia, SC 29203
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