The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • TAMU has more expensive tuition & fees ($40,526) than South Carolina ($33,928).
  • It is harder to admit to TAMU than South Carolina.
  • TAMU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,270) than South Carolina (1,240).
  • TAMU has higher submitted ACT score (29) than South Carolina (28).
  • TAMU has more students with 70,418 students while South Carolina has 35,470 students.
  • TAMU has more full-time faculties with 3,299 faculties while South Carolina has 1,693 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Texas A & M University-College Station and University of South Carolina-Columbia.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
TAMUSouth Carolina
TAMUvs.South Carolina
College Station, TexasLocationColumbia, South Carolina
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$12,296
Out-Of-State$40,526
Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,688
Out-Of-State$33,928
62% ($9,793)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($6,405)
$9,793Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,405
70.54 %Acceptance Rates72.31 %
45.00 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.25 %
1,270SAT Score1,240
29ACT Score28
83 %Graduation Rate78 %
6 %Transfer-out Rate16 %
94 %Retention Rate90 %
70,418Student Population35,470
3,299Number of Faculties1,693
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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