University of South Carolina AikenSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Aiken, South Carolina Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,760

Avg in-state tuition

$21,218

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of South Carolina Aiken

The University of South Carolina Aiken is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Aiken, South Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,720, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 56%. The university offers 27 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 39%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,760, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,218.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

56% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 56%

Retention Rate 65%

Graduation Rate 39%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 960-1140

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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66%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

61%

Black

24%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

49% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

82%

Institution Grant Aid

29%

Pell Grant

49%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,066
State Grant Aid $4,364
Institution Grant Aid $2,578
Pell Grant Aid $4,795
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.