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USC Columbia
Degrees Awarded by Schools and Colleges (FY 2012-2016)


2012-13
2013-14
2014-15
2015-16
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE*** 156 172 169 206
Masters 56 53 54 51
Professional 85 84 85 135
Doctorates 7 5 14 3
Certificates 8 30 16 17
COLLEGE OF NURSING 306 268 264 254
Baccalaureate 219 225 214 208
Masters 65 27 31 30
Doctorates 11 9 5 4
Certificates 11 7 14 12
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY 114 107 111 106
Masters -- 3 1 --
Professional 111 104 106 101
Doctorates 3 -- 4 5
COLLEGE OF SOCIAL WORK 322 398 348 365
Baccalaureate 29 40 47 40
Masters 263 322 281 284
Doctorates 3 1 1 3
Certificates 27 35 19 38
ARNOLD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 506 563 690 739
Baccalaureate 290 347 462 514
Masters 155 168 168 161
Doctorates 60 47 55 59
Certificates 1 1 5 5
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES* 2,012 2,084 2,122 2,085
Baccalaureate 1,737 1,819 1,804 1,798
Masters 161 147 183 151
Doctorates 98 103 118 108
Certificates 16 15 17 28
COLLEGE OF HOSP., RETAIL, & SPORT MGMT. 556 571 702 512
Baccalaureate 502 535 654 447
Masters 54 36 46 59
Doctorates -- -- 2 6
SOUTH CAROLINA HONORS COLLEGE 4 6 2 3
Baccalaureate 4 6 2 3
SCHOOL OF MUSIC 109 137 119 118
Baccalaureate 58 58 64 57
Masters 21 43 29 25
Doctorates 16 19 10 20
Certificates 14 17 16 16
MOORE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 1,243 1,321 1,463 1,643
Baccalaureate 868 932 1,045 1,178
Masters 363 376 374 360
Doctorates 12 13 12 7
Certificates -- -- 32 98
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION 621 522 553 617
Baccalaureate 197 228 239 263
Masters 314 199 201 263
Doctorates 70 48 64 53
Certificates 3 17 16 14
Specialists 37 30 33 24
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING 426 463 515 540
Baccalaureate 315 302 381 417
Masters 62 89 69 81
Doctorates 49 72 64 42
Certificates -- -- 1 --
COLLEGE OF MASS COMM. & INFO. STUDIES** 477 501 548 515
Baccalaureate 316 357 418 398
Masters 151 132 117 107
Doctorates 5 8 9 7
Certificates 2 2 - 3
Specialists 3 2 4 --
INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAMS 80 71 80 64
Masters 70 65 69 56
Certificates 10 6 11 8
PALMETTO PROGRAMS 87 78 83 93
Baccalaureate 87 78 83 93
SCHOOL OF LAW 218 207 228 195
Professional 218 206 202 195
Certificates -- 1 26 --
FORT JACKSON 4 4 4 3
Associate 4 4 4 3
COLUMBIA TOTAL 7,241 7,473 8,001 8,058
Associate 4 4 4 3
Baccalaureate 4,622 4,927 5,413 5,416
Masters 1,735 1,660 1,623 1,628
Professional 414 394 393 431
Doctorates 334 325 358 317
Certificates 92 131 173 239
Specialists 40 32 37 24
*Includes Criminal Justice, School of the Environment
**Includes Journalism and Library & Info. Studies
***Includes School of Medicine - Greenville