Points of Pride

  • South Carolina has the nation’s best first-year experience among public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report.
  • South Carolina is listed among the top one percent of patent-producing universities in the world by the National Academy of Inventors.
  • South Carolina’s Honors College is ranked as the nation’s best public honors college, according to Public University Press.
  • South Carolina ranks in the top three percent of universities in the nation in graduating African American students, according to Diverse magazine.
  • South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business' undergraduate and graduate programs in international business have both been ranked No. 1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.