University of South Carolina Upstate
The University of South Carolina Upstate is one of the fastest-growing, baccalaureate-granting institutions in the nation. It is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as No. 2 among Southern Regional Public Colleges (No. 1 in South Carolina) and No. 1 for Veterans in the South.
As the public comprehensive university in the Upstate, USC Upstate is home to approximately 5,000 students and more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs. A member of the Big South Conference, USC Upstate competes in 15 NCAA Division I sports. With about 32,000 alumni and an economic impact of half a billion dollars each year, USC Upstate is uniquely positioned to create transformative opportunities through higher education to better serve the needs of our region, and to fulfill critical workforce needs.