Graduate Programs Overview

South University-Columbia is a Private (for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Columbia, South Carolina. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $16,320 in average for all students.

It offers thirteen graduate programs: 8 Master's, 3 Doctorate, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 97 students have been conferred Master's degree and 36 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameSouth University-Columbia
TypePrivate (for-profit), 4 or more years
Address9 Science Court, Columbia, SC
Graduate School Students214 students
54 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$16,320
Student to Faculty11:1 (9.09%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 13 Graduate Programs
8 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 2 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at South University-Columbia with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $16,320 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $650.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$650
Books & Supplies$1,500
Room & Board$7,792 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$6,782 (Off-Campus)
Off-Campus Total$32,394
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
Tuition & Fees$16,839$16,839$15,819$16,320$16,320

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

South University-Columbia offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 42 major areas - 7 Master's , 2 Doctorate , 1 Post-Master'. 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.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences
Theology And Religious Vocations
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Communication and Journalism
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Theology And Religious Vocations
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 732 students enrolled in South University-Columbia including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 214 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 48 male and 166 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 170 full-time and 44 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 54 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 19 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students48
Women Students166
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students170
Part-time Students44
By race/ethnicity 44 White, 148 Black, and 11 Asian students are attending at South University-Columbia. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Two or more races1
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 University-Columbia, 54 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 19 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment214
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses54
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses19
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses141
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses54
South Carolina Resident37
Other State In U.S.17
Outside of U.S.0

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