University of South Carolina-Lancaster News

4.6 percent of University of South Carolina-Lancaster students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 4.6 percentage of University of South Carolina-Lancaster students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

State institution: These 2-year South Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Williamsburg Technical College, Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston and Virginia College-Columbia enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: University of South Carolina athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of South Carolina-Columbia sports programs brought in $239,917 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in South Carolina that year, according to a Palmetto Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

State institution: These 2-year South Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Southeastern Institute-Charleston, Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach and International Diving Institute enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year South Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Limestone College has most student athletes in South Carolina

Limestone College ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Palmetto Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

65 percent of applicants to University of South Carolina-Lancaster were admitted for fall 2017

At University of South Carolina-Lancaster, 88 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 61 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at University of South Carolina-Lancaster

In-state tuition and fees rose 3.7 percent for 2017-18 at University of South Carolina-Lancaster, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 168 degrees from University of South Carolina-Lancaster

About 66.7 percent of the 168 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of South Carolina-Lancaster in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that

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