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Office of Institutional Research and Assessment

USC Columbia
Degrees Awarded by Schools and Colleges (FY 2011-2015)


2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2014-15
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE 153 156 172 169
Masters 60 56 53 54
Professional 75 85 84 85
Doctorates 6 7 5 14
Certificates 12 8 30 16
COLLEGE OF NURSING 255 306 268 264
Baccalaureate 213 219 225 214
Masters 29 65 27 31
Doctorates 8 11 9 5
Certificates 5 11 7 14
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY 105 114 107 111
Masters 2 -- 3 1
Professional 100 111 104 106
Doctorates 3 3 -- 4
COLLEGE OF SOCIAL WORK 294 322 398 348
Baccalaureate 17 29 40 47
Masters 250 263 322 281
Doctorates 2 3 1 1
Certificates 25 27 35 19
ARNOLD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 505 506 563 690
Baccalaureate 269 290 347 462
Masters 175 155 168 168
Doctorates 58 60 47 55
Certificates 3 1 1 5
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES* 2,070 2,012 2,084 2,122
Baccalaureate 1,756 1,737 1,819 1,804
Masters 195 161 147 183
Doctorates 97 98 103 118
Certificates 22 16 15 17
COLLEGE OF HOSP., RETAIL, & SPORT MGMT. 496 556 571 702
Baccalaureate 461 502 535 654
Masters 35 54 36 46
Doctorates -- -- -- 2
SOUTH CAROLINA HONORS COLLEGE 6 4 6 2
Baccalaureate 6 4 6 2
SCHOOL OF MUSIC 125 109 137 119
Baccalaureate 65 58 58 64
Masters 33 21 43 29
Doctorates 11 16 19 10
Certificates 16 14 17 16
MOORE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 1,269 1,243 1,321 1,463
Baccalaureate 897 868 932 1,045
Masters 364 363 376 374
Doctorates 8 12 13 12
Certificates -- -- -- 32
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION 604 621 522 553
Baccalaureate 192 197 228 239
Masters 296 314 199 201
Doctorates 42 70 48 64
Certificates 17 3 17 16
Specialists 57 37 30 33
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING 407 426 463 515
Baccalaureate 289 315 302 381
Masters 77 62 89 69
Doctorates 40 49 72 64
Certificates 1 -- -- 1
COLLEGE OF MASS COMM. & INFO. STUDIES** 507 477 501 548
Baccalaureate 329 316 357 418
Masters 166 151 132 117
Doctorates 4 5 8 9
Certificates 2 2 2 -
Specialists 6 3 2 4
INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS 76 80 71 80
Masters 67 70 65 69
Certificates 9 10 6 11
PALMETTO PROGRAMS 62 87 78 83
Baccalaureate 62 87 78 83
SCHOOL OF LAW 220 218 207 228
Professional 220 218 206 202
Certificates -- -- 1 26
FORT JACKSON 7 4 4 4
Associate 7 4 4 4
COLUMBIA TOTAL 7,161 7,241 7,473 8,001
Associate 7 4 4 4
Baccalaureate 4,556 4,622 4,927 5,413
Masters 1,749 1,735 1,660 1,623
Professional 395 414 394 393
Doctorates 279 334 325 358
Certificates 112 92 131 173
Specialists 63 40 32 37
*Includes Criminal Justice, School of the Environment, and MPA-Clemson
**Includes Journalism and Library & Info. Studies