General Information About South University-Columbia
South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population. To achieve this purpose, the institution offers focused and balanced curricula at the associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 85 Percent Admitted 59% Men Admitted 71% Women Admitted 55% Full Time Retention Rate 39%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $14,810 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $1,200
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,297 Native American 12 Asian 20 African American 1,835 Hispanic 43 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 700 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 240