Salkehatchie is one of the University of South Carolina’s four Regional Campuses. It is located in the Lowcountry of South Carolina with campuses in Walterboro and Allendale. The first two years of most majors can be completed at the college. The University of South Carolina offers affordable tuition and fees. Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Student enrollment is around 1,000 students.
Tuition for full time students is $2,850 and $7,152 for non-residents. Freshman can receive a scholarship if they scored 1000 or more on their SAT and finished in the top 10 percent of their class.
At the University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie, students can complete coursework towards a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Elementary Education.
Students can also complete Bachelor’s degrees in Human Services, Criminal Justice and Business Management through the Palmetto College. Students can complete their degree at Palmetto College online.
The college offers a large choice of degree programs. Another highlight is that has small classes and individual attention from outstanding faculty. Additionally, there are outstanding academic services offered. Finally, after completing ones associate’s degree one can transfer to a bachelor’s degree program without having to re-apply.
The USC Salkehatchie campus is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. The school fields teams in women’s softball, baseball, men’s and women’s soccer and men’s basketball.
On campus, students will find organizations that allow them to pursue their interest and meet new people. On campus organizations include education club, the cheer team, nursing club, and student ambassadors.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may provide a better idea of the applicants University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie has a total student population of about 1,100. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 23% enrolling as graduate students and 100% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $13,300. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $40 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- State Residents: $6,500-$7,800
- Out-of-State: $16,000-$19,450
- Charges for part-time students are:
- In-State: $270-$320 per unit
- Out-of-State: $680-$810 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||97%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$5,996|
|Receiving Student Loans||70%||$5,243|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie may provide services to students including:
- Online classes
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Employment search assistance
University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 24%.
University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie is a Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NJCAA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
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Liberal Arts and Sciences
Other 4-Year Public Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to University of South Carolina – Salkehatchie.
- University of South Carolina - Sumter in Sumter, SC (85 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Union in Union, SC (118 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Lancaster in Lancaster, SC (123 miles away)
Also, you can compare schools by looking through our list of colleges & universities:
- Visit the main South Carolina colleges & universities profile page
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