About University of South Carolina
University of South Carolina (also known as USC or SC) is a public institution that was founded in 1801 which located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with 7 surrounding satellite campuses. The Columbia campus is the flagship location of the University of South Carolina system, and the school runs a variety of research centers, including Center for GIS and Remote Sensing, the Center for Colon Cancer Research, and the Center for Digital Humanities.
The University of South Carolina consists several colleges and schools including College of Arts and Sciences, Moore School of Business, College of Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management, College of Engineering and Computing, College of Mass Communications and Information Studies, College of Education, College of Nursing, Arnold School of Public Health, School of Music, College of Social Work, Collegeof Pharmacy, School of Law, School of Medicine, and The Graduate School.
The most popular majors at University of South Carolina include: Business Administration, Management and Operations; Research and Experimental Psychology; Biology, General; Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing; and Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods.
USC is one of 62 public and 32 private research institutions and the only university in South Carolina classified a research institution of "very high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The University has been recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for its research and engagement, has received a Top-10 ranking from U.S. News & World Report for being "most promising and innovative," and for decades has received annual recognition for its prestigious undergraduate and graduate International Business programs.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015