The four-year private not-for-profit institution in Columbia enrolled 1,514 students in fall 2017, including 1,380 in undergraduate and 134 in graduate programs, data shows. 14.5 percent of undergraduates transferred from another college or university.
84 percent of undergraduates are residents of South Carolina, and 12 percent are residents of other states. 4 percent are citizens of foreign countries.
The undergraduate student body is comprised mostly of students who identify as white (54 percent) and Black or African American (33 percent).
The school admitted 87 percent of the 880 students who applied for fall 2017. Of those who were admitted, 21 percent enrolled.