Facts and Stats


Overview

Programs of Study within the School:

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration

Completion Programs within the School: 
The School of Business Administration offers three degree completion programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management at USC Sumter
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management online via Palmetto College
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting online via Palmetto College (starting Fall 2017)

Accreditations: 
All business degree programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Enrollment by Concentration and Student Class Across Semesters within the College

Enrollment by major and class for 2015-2016
Pie charts depicting enrollment by gender and race & ethnicity

Retention, Progression, and Graduation Data

The percentage of new students (both freshman and transfer students) with a declared major within the School are tracked to see the percentage that are retained and how quickly they progress to degree completion. Not all new students with a declared major of Business Administration are formally accepted into the Business School.

Bar Chart for Retention

School of Business Graduation Rates

2015-2016 Degrees Awarded by Concentration

Pie chart of degree awarded

Alumni Employment and Career Readiness

As of Fall 2015, the School of Business Administration’s alumni body consisted of 4,070 graduates.  Those alumni responding to a 2015 survey indicated the following:

  1. All respondents were employed, with 64.3% reporting full-time employment and 35.7% employed in part-time work.
  2. The average salary of new alumni within 6 months of graduating was reported to be $32,820.
  3. The most frequently reported sectors of employment included accounting, finance, manufacturing, retail, and Human Resources.
  4. When asked if they would choose USC Aiken again if they were to start college over, 77% said definitely or probably yes.

Additional placement data is forthcoming.

As of 2016, USCA has no certification or licensure exam results to report.