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Office of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Analytics

USC Columbia
New Freshmen Profile (Fall 2013)


Application Information
# of Applicants: 23,035
# Admitted: 14,844
# Enrolled: 5,046
General Information
Males: 2,251 44.61%
Females: 2,795 55.39%
High School Representation
# of SC High Schools Represented: 220
# Who Attended High Schools Out-of-State: 2,409
State Representation (Top 10)
South Carolina  51.51%
North Carolina  9.79%
Maryland  5.71%
Virginia  5.03%
Georgia  4.54%
New Jersey  3.31%
Pennsylvania  3.25%
Ohio  2.40%
Massachusetts  1.74%
New York   1.74%
Foreign Country Representation
# of Students 21 0.42%
Foreign Countries Represented
Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, France, India, Republic of Korea, Oman, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Venezuela
Ethnic Diversity
Non-Resident Alien 37 0.73%
African American 311 6.16%
American Indian 9 0.18%
Asian 131 2.60%
Hispanic 216 4.28%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 6 0.12%
White 4,085 80.96%
Two or More Races 171 3.39%
Unknown 80 1.59%
Academic Achievement
High School Rank
Top 10% 21.22%
2nd Tenth 18.41%
3rd Tenth 12.78%
4th Tenth 8.74%
5th Tenth 5.43%
6th Tenth 2.68%
7th Tenth 1.37%
Bottom 3 Tenths 0.60%
Not Reported 28.78%
SAT by Score Range
Critical Reading
Math
700-800 8.24% 9.79%
600-699 34.60% 43.58%
500-599 47.99% 39.85%
400-499 8.93% 6.73%
300-399 0.23% 0.05%
200-299
0%
0%
Not Reported: 14.61%