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USC Columbia
Degrees Awarded by Schools and Colleges (FY 2005-2009)


2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
2008-09
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE 135 132 130 127
Masters 45 41 48 46
Professional 83 75 76 68
Doctorates 3 11 4 6
Certificates 4 5 2 7
COLLEGE OF NURSING 134 156 191 260
Baccalaureate 108 127 167 221
Masters 23 25 14 25
Doctorates 2 2 10 11
Certificates 1 2 0 3
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY 79 85 108 123
Masters 1 1 1 1
Professional 70 82 107 120
Doctorates 8 2 0 2
COLLEGE OF SOCIAL WORK 207 252 194 218
Masters 200 247 188 210
Doctorates 2 2 6 2
Certificates 5 3 0 6
ARNOLD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 249 256 298 315
Baccalaureate 87 106 115 143
Masters 124 116 149 129
Doctorates 38 33 34 40
Certificates 0 1 0 3
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES* 1,966 1,915 1,884 1,980
Baccalaureate 1,635 1,602 1,595 1,644
Masters 220 196 179 217
Doctorates 91 94 96 102
Certificates 20 23 14 17
COLLEGE OF HOSP., RETAIL, & SPORT MGMT. 438 518 543 524
Baccalaureate 393 467 505 481
Masters 45 51 38 43
SOUTH CAROLINA HONORS COLLEGE 2 3 1 8
Baccalaureate 2 3 1 8
SCHOOL OF MUSIC 99 88 118 113
Baccalaureate 57 55 66 59
Masters 21 24 25 30
Doctorates 20 6 11 10
Certificates 1 3 16 14
MOORE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 957 925 921 1,103
Baccalaureate 680 631 621 785
Masters 272 286 293 306
Doctorates 5 8 7 12
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION 350 433 546 546
Baccalaureate 61 173 208 238
Masters 202 178 225 178
Doctorates 36 37 33 50
Certificates 17 17 17 17
Specialists 34 28 63 63
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING 366 360 327 327
Baccalaureate 245 231 209 216
Masters 80 79 74 82
Doctorates 39 46 42 28
Certificates 2 4 2 1
COLLEGE OF MASS COMM. & INFO. STUDIES** 533 534 569 466
Baccalaureate 303 330 336 290
Masters 215 194 224 167
Doctorates 2 3 0 7
Certificates 8 4 4 1
Specialists 5 3 5 1
INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS 180 171 113 99
Masters 174 167 108 91
Certificates 6 4 5 8
PALMETTO PROGRAMS -- -- -- 7
Baccalaureate -- -- -- 7
SCHOOL OF LAW 243 240 213 245
Professional 243 240 213 245
FORT JACKSON 8 7 11 5
Associate 8 7 11 5
COLUMBIA TOTAL 5,946 6,086 6,175 6,466
Associate 8 11 11 5
Baccalaureate 3,571 3,725 3,823 4,092
Masters 1,622 1,612 1,574 1,525
Professional 396 397 396 433
Doctorates 246 244 243 270
Certificates 64 66 60 77
Specialists 39 31 68 64


*Includes Criminal Justice, School of the Environment, and MPA-Clemson
**Includes Journalism and Library & Info. Studies