Graduate Program Overview

South Carolina State University is a four-years, public school located in Orangeburg, South Carolina. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $11,460 for South Carolina residents and $22,570 for out-of-state students. It offers eighteen (18) graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameSouth Carolina State University
TypeFour-years, Public
Address300 College St NE, Orangeburg, SC
Graduate School Students319 students
87 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$11,460
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 18 Graduate Programs
13 Master's, 1 Doctorate, 4 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at South Carolina State University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For South Carolina residents, the tuition & fees are $11,460 and $22,570 for non-South Carolina residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $637 for South Carolina residents and $1,254 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$637$1,254
Books & Supplies$2,000
Room & Board$9,000 (On-Campus) / $10,000 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$8,000 (On-Campus) / $8,000 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$30,460$41,570
Off-Campus Total$31,460$42,570
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

South Carolina State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 18 major areas - 13 Master's , 1 Doctorate , 3 Post-Bachelor', 1 Post-Master'. 103 students have been conferred Master's degree and 12 students have received Doctorate degree last year.The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Natural Resources and Conservation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Natural Resources and Conservation
Work and Family Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 2,339 students enrolled in South Carolina State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 319 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 64 male and 255 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 195 full-time and 124 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 87 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 33 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students64
Women Students255
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students195
Part-time Students124
By race/ethnicity 25 White, 285 Black, and 3 Asian students are attending at South Carolina State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
1 students are younger than 22 and 112 students are older than 65. The school has 134 students aged between 22 and 30 and 53 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under1
40 & Over112
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At South Carolina State University, 87 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 33 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment300
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses87
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses33
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses180
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses87
South Carolina Resident71
Other State In U.S.16
Outside of U.S.0

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