Colleges and Schools
We are made up of schools and colleges devoted to specific areas of study. What distinguishes us from others is our ability to reach across those disciplines to create unique educational opportunities for you.
College of Arts and Sciences
We offer a range of study areas spanning the arts, humanities, math and sciences. With the largest choice of majors and courses at the university, you’ll find a program that fits your passion and your purpose.
Darla Moore School of Business
Our business degrees prepare you to understand and analyze data for meeting tomorrow's business challenges. We are home to top-ranked programs in international business, a world-class faculty and 12 major research centers.
College of Education
We are a national leader in preparing teachers, counselors and school administrators. We partner with K-12 schools where you'll get approximately 700 hours of classroom experience, more than any other institution in the state provides.
College of Engineering and Computing
We blend education with real-world experience and global research opportunities in energy, cyber security, aerospace and materials. We produce highly trained engineers and computer science professionals to drive innovation and improve our lives and the world.
The Graduate School
We have more nationally ranked graduate degree programs than all other universities in South Carolina combined. Through fellowships, research opportunities and assistantships, we enrich your graduate student experience and education.
College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management
Our world-renowned faculty blend industry experience with cutting-edge research to provide you the opportunity to learn and apply skills through internships in fields that create and improve customer, guest and fan experiences.
College of Information and Communications
Our degrees prepare you for a career that shapes knowledge, information and, ultimately, democracy. Using the latest technology, you'll learn to gather, analyze and deliver information across everchanging data and media landscapes.
School of Law
We combine our legacy as one of the nation's oldest law schools with new facilities and opportunities through dual degree programs, clerkships, externships and pro bono experiences that prepare you to practice law anywhere.
School of Medicine Columbia
We are training health professionals prepared to respond to the challenges of the evolving health care landscape. As part of a top-tier research institution, our students have access to the latest technologies and learn from renowned scientists and clinicians.
School of Medicine Greenville
We partner with the region’s largest care provider, Prisma Health, to provide comprehensive medical education as a four-year school with an array of learning and research opportunities, starting with immediate EMT training and certification.
School of Music
We prepare musicians for professional careers in music teaching, performance, composition, research and entrepreneurship. Our well-rounded curriculum provides the perfect balance of high musical standards and a nurturing environment dedicated to your success.
College of Nursing
As a nationally recognized college and online graduate program leader with excellent NCLEX pass rates and high employability, we are improving the accessibility and quality of health care throughout South Carolina and beyond.
College of Pharmacy
With a respectful nod to our history that spans more than 150 years, we prepare our students for unique, diverse and rewarding future careers in traditional and nontraditional roles.
Arnold School of Public Health
We work to improve the health of South Carolinians and people around the world through research, education and outreach programs focused on disease prevention, environmental health and access to health services.
College of Social Work
We promote social well-being through dynamic education, research and service. We offer impactful student experiences that shape the next generation of professionals for rewarding careers that help solve societal challenges.
South Carolina Honors College
At the nation's top-ranked honors college, you’ll receive individual attention and support as you engage in research projects, service learning and internships while choosing from nearly 600 honors courses — more than you'll find anywhere else.