Colleges and SchoolsAt a Glance
Every day at the University of South Carolina students pursue their academic and professional ambitions within 15 colleges and schools that comprise one of the nation's top public research universities.
College of Arts and Sciences
Explore academic programs spanning the arts, humanities, math and sciences. Pursue your passion and purpose within the college that’s home to the university’s largest choice of majors, minors and courses.
Darla Moore School of Business
Understand the opportunities and address the challenges of today’s business world. The Moore School has top-ranked programs in international business, a world-class faculty and 12 major research centers.
College of Education
Be part of a national leader preparing teachers, counselors and school administrators. Gain experience through 700 hours of classroom experience in K-12 schools, the most provided by a state institution.
College of Engineering and Computing
Blend education with real-world experience and global research in energy, cybersecurity, aerospace and materials. Our engineers and computer science professionals drive innovation and improve lives.
College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management
Join a national leader in hospitality, tourism, retail, fashion merchandising, and sport and entertainment management programs. Focus on creating and enhancing the world’s customer experiences.
College of Information and Communications
Prepare for a career that shapes knowledge, information and democracy. Using the latest technology, learn to gather, analyze and deliver information across ever-changing data and media landscapes.
School of Law
Study in one of the nation’s oldest law schools with ultra-modern facilities and options such as dual degree programs, clerkships, externships and pro bono experiences that prepare future law professionals.
School of Medicine Columbia
Train for a health care career at the state’s only Tier 1 research institution. Our innovative, balanced curriculum integrates research and quality patient care initiatives that transform medicine in real time.
School of Medicine Greenville
Learn at a medical school in partnership with the area’s largest care provider and the first medical school in the nation to integrate EMT training and certification into the first-year curriculum.
School of Music
Build a foundation for a fulfilling professional career in music at one of the nation’s most highly regarded music schools. We balance high standards with a nurturing setting that fosters success.
College of Nursing
Prepare for a future in health care at a nationally recognized college with excellent NCLEX pass rates and high employability. Gain experience through our advanced facilities and teaching scenarios.
College of Pharmacy
Gain an ACPE-accredited pharmacy education in the state’s oldest and largest professional pharmacy school where clinical, entrepreneurial and research efforts are advancing the state’s health outcomes.
Arnold School of Public Health
Join one of the nation’s first schools of public health and the only in the state that meets comprehensive accreditation requirements. We are the sixth top-funded public university for NIH research.
College of Social Work
Focus on social well-being in a research-based setting that’s a Top 20% social work program nationally. We are shaping future professionals who will better the lives of individuals, families and society.
South Carolina Honors College
Count on the individual attention and support that’s made us the nation’s top-ranked honors college. Engage in research projects, service learning and internships plus nearly 600 honors courses.