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Office of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Analytics

USC Columbia
New Freshmen Profile (Fall 2007)
Application Information
# of Applicants: 14,994
# Admitted: 8,908
# Enrolled: 3,719
General Information
Males: 1,588 42.70%
Females: 2,131 57.30%
High School Representation
# of SC High Schools Represented: 210
# Who Attended High Schools Out of State: 1,549
State Representation (Top 10)
South Carolina 57.38%
North Carolina 7.50%
Virginia 5.38%
Georgia 5.27%
Maryland 4.01%
New Jersey 2.66%
Ohio 2.39%
New York 1.48%
Florida 1.21%
Massachusetts 1.08%
Foreign Country Representation
# of Students 27 1.43%
Foreign Countries Represented
Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Germany, India, ���
Israel, South Korea, Madagascar, Mexico, Nicaragua, Oman, Russia, Saudi Arabia,
Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sweden, Thialand, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam,
Serbia
Ethnic Diversity
Non-Resident Alien 43 1.16%
African American 301 8.09%
American Indian 9 0.24%
Asian 112 3.01%
Hispanic 79 2.12%
White 3021 81.23%
Unknown 154 4.14%
Academic Achievement
High School Rank*
Top 10% 31.60%
2nd Tenth 25.13%
3rd Tenth 18.24%
4th Tenth 10.55%
5th Tenth 7.19%
6th Tenth 4.27%
7th Tenth 1.73%
Bottom 3 Tenths 1.29%
SAT by Score Range
Verbal
Math
700-800 6.02% 5.86%
600-699 25.14% 34.01%
500-599 36.00% 31.19%
400-499 7.72% 4.11%
300-399 0.43% 0.13%
200-299
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Not Reported: 24.68%