University of South Carolina

University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, United States

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Urban, 359 acres (145ha)

The University of South Carolina (also referred to as USC, SC, South Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a public, co-educational research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with seven satellite campuses. Its campus covers over 359 acres (145 ha) in downtown Columbia not far from the South Carolina State House. The University is categorized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as having "very high research activity" and curricular community engagement. It has been ranked as an "up-and-coming" university by U.S. News & World Report, and its undergraduate and graduate International Business programs have ranked among the top three programs in the nation for over a decade. It also houses the largest collection of Robert Burns and Scottish literature materials outside Scotland, and the largest Ernest Hemingway collection in the world.

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Motto: Learning humanizes character and does not permit it to be cruel

Endowment: $625,186,000

Administrative staff: 1,604

Students: 33,575 (Columbia) 49,220 (System-wide)

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Male students 45 : 55 Female students

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