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Attracted by some of the best graduate programs in the nation and inspired to achieve in the University of South Carolina’s energetic campus environment, more than 6,500 graduate students call Carolina their academic home.

Graduate School Frequently Asked Questions

Common concerns for applicants, new and continuing students and recent graduates

UofSC's Online Nursing and Education Graduate Programs Ranked Nationally

The University of South Carolina's Nursing and Education online graduate programs excelled in a recent annual ranking released by the U.S. News and World Report.

Story: Online Education Graduate Program

The UofSC's online Graduate Education Program allows people to gain advanced education even while stationed abroad, as in the case of Michelle Taylor who accepter her master's degree in December's commencement ceremony.

Daughter of Pioneering UofSC Administrator Earns Doctorate in Education and Fulfills Lifelong Dream

Platt says she knows that adding “doctor” to her name would have made her father immensely proud and to honor him, she requested that her full name, Dr. Wendy Harriford Platt, be announced at commencement on Dec. 17. 

UofSC tops U.S. in Sport Science for Third Straight Year

The ranking includes accomplishments from the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management’s sport and entertainment management program, the Arnold School of Public Health's exercise science and athletic training programs and the College of Education’s physical education program. 

Bridge Humanities Corps Alumna Develops Equity Summit 2018: Conversations on Race and Reconciliation

Jennifer Gunter, ’17 Ph.D. history and director of the S.C. Collaborative on Race and Reconciliation, wanted to bring together a group of community leaders dedicated to equity and inclusion to learn from one another about projects that were working. Equity Summit 2018 will "be a time and place for like-minded folks to come together and learn strategies, share stories and collaborate.”

UofSC Surveying Selected PhD Alumni as Part of Efforts to Better Understand PhD Career Pathways

The Graduate School looks forward to helping shape the future of doctoral education and providing support for a variety of meaningful career options for its PhD students. 

The Graduate School has moved to Close-Hipp!

Come visit us in our new location on the Hipp side of the building with our main entrance through Suite 552