University of South Carolina - Columbia

University of South Carolina - Columbia Online Learning

Is your schedule too hectic to accomodate traditional classroom learning? Then, online classes might be a good solution for you. You may even want to get your entire degree online if possible. Here, we'll take a look at what online learning opportunities are available at University of South Carolina - Columbia. On this page you will find:

Online Bachelor’s Degrees at UofSC

3 Online Bachelor's Programs
328 Online Bachelor's Degrees
UofSC offers 3 online bachelor's degrees. During the most recent year for which data is available, 328 students obtained their bachelor's degree in one of these fields:

Online Bachelor’s Degree Number of Grads
Business Administration & Management 47
Liberal Arts General Studies 58
Nursing 223

The average full-time tuition for out-of-state undergraduates at UofSC is $33,528. Part time students pay $1,397 per credit hour. For more information on costs, see our UofSC tuition and fees page.

Online Master’s Degrees at UofSC

20 Online Master's Programs
685 Online Master's Degrees
You can get an online master's degree in 20 different fields at UofSC. The following table shows which subject areas are offered online and the number of recent graduates in each one.

Online Master’s Degree Number of Grads
Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering 7
Applied Mathematics 5
Business Administration & Management 197
Chemical Engineering 4
Civil Engineering 9
Communication Sciences 61
Computer Engineering 10
Computer Science 19
Educational Administration 95
Electrical Engineering 11
Engineering-Related Fields 13
General Education 29
Health & Medical Administrative Services 13
Instructional Media Design 5
Journalism 16
Library & Information Science 113
Mechanical Engineering 14
Nuclear Engineering 4
Public Health 44
Teacher Education Subject Specific 16

The average full-time tuition for out-of-state graduate students at UofSC is $29,760. Part time graduate students pay $1,240 per credit hour.

How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at UofSC?

26,864 Undergrad Degree Seekers
184 Undergrad Non-Seekers
6,044 Graduate Students
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 33,092 students took at least one online class at University of South Carolina - Columbia. Of these students, 26,864 were seeking an undergraduate degree, 184 were undergraduates who were not enrolled in a degree program (non-seekers), and 6,044 were graduate students.

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All Online Students at UofSC

33,092 Took At Least One Online Class
17,648 Took All Classes Online
32.59% Out of State Students
Of the 35,470 students at University of South Carolina - Columbia, 93.30% (33,092) took at least one class online. About 49.75% (17,648) took all of their courses online. Those students who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at University of South Carolina - Columbia for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 33,092 17,648
2018-2019 11,313 1,916
2017-2018 9,708 1,609
2016-2017 8,728 1,476
2015-2016 8,394 1,648

Online Undergraduate Degree Seekers at UofSC

26,864 Took At Least One Online Class
13,950 Took All Classes Online
34.70% Out of State Students
In 2019-2020, 27,053 undergraduate students attended University of South Carolina - Columbia. Of these students 99.30% (26,864) took at least one class online. 51.57% (13,950) of undergraduate degree seekers took classes exclusively online. Those who took all of their classes online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online undergraduate degree students at University of South Carolina - Columbia for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 26,864 13,950
2018-2019 8,862 437
2017-2018 7,069 128
2016-2017 6,010 136
2015-2016 5,817 97

Online Undergraduate Non-Degree Seekers at UofSC

184 Took At Least One Online Class
169 Took All Classes Online
22.49% Out of State Students
Of the 218 undergraduate non-seekers at University of South Carolina - Columbia, 84.40% (184) took at least one class online. About 77.52% (169) took all of their courses online. Those non-seekers who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at University of South Carolina - Columbia for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 184 169
2018-2019 38 17
2017-2018 42 12
2016-2017 133 10
2015-2016 44 4

Online Graduate Students at UofSC

6,044 Took At Least One Online Class
3,529 Took All Classes Online
24.74% Out of State Students
During the 2019-2020 academic year, 8,199 graduate students attended University of South Carolina - Columbia, and 73.72% (6,044) were enrolled in at least one online class. 43.04% (3,529) of these students took classes exclusively online. Those graduate students who only took online courses were originally from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at University of South Carolina - Columbia for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 6,044 3,529
2018-2019 2,413 1,462
2017-2018 2,597 3,529
2016-2017 2,585 1,330
2015-2016 2,533 1,547

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