South Carolina State University

Orangeburg, SC

Questions and Answers

Alexis G.
2 months ago
Are there any available scholarships for out of state SCSU students?
Zariah J.
5 months ago
What attributes and qualifications are South Carolina State University admission counselors looking for in applicants?
Makayla J.
6 months ago
What percentage of South Carolina State University students receive financial aid?
Zakiyah J.
7 months ago
What do you think makes South Carolina State University different from other schools?
Zakiyah J.
7 months ago
How do students receive work-study at South Carolina State University?
Zakiyah J.
7 months ago
What is the average class size for lower division courses at South Carolina State University?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Somewhat Selective (53% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

92% Black
4% White
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Financial Analyst95k
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization79k
Manufacturing Engineer75k
Human Resources (HR) Manager63k
High School Teacher53k
Compliance Specialist45k
Operations Manager43k
Based on 1,400 student responses
45.6kAvg. Early Career Pay
83.2kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
68%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$21,750 / year
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