Tuition and Fee Schedules

Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition per Semester (Twelve hours or more)

Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition per Semester
(Twelve hours or more) 

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Academic Fee $7,059 $18,555
Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Activity Fee $40 $40
Software License Fee $21 $21
Campus Rec Fee $90 $90
Health Fee $182 $182
Career Services Fee $4 $4
Transit Fee $40 $40
Information Technology Fee $119 $119
Total Full-Time Undergraduate Fees per Semester $7,560 $19,056
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Additional Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition per Semester 

Additional Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition per Semester

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Library Fee (Only for Students with 30+ Cumulative Credit Hours) $100 $100
Additional Transit Fee (Non-University housed students) $17 $17

 

Part-Time Undergraduate Fees per Credit Hour (Less than 12 credit hours)

Part-Time Undergraduate Fees per Credit Hour
(Less than 12 credit hours) 

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Academic Fee $633 $1,633
Activity Fee $4 $4
Information Technology Fee $10 $10
Library Fee (Only for Students with 30+ Cumulative Credit Hours) $10 $10
Total Part-Time Undergraduate Fees per Credit Hour $657 $1,657

 

Additional Part-Time Undergraduate Fees per Semester 

Additional Part-Time Undergraduate Fees per Semester

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Software License Fee $21 $21
Campus Rec Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $90 $90
Health Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $182 $182
Career Services Fee (6+ Credit Hours) $4 $4
Transit Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $40 $40
Additional Transit Fee (6+ Non-University housed students) $17 $17

 

Laboratory Fees per Lab Course

Laboratory Fees per Lab Course

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Variable Laboratory Fee Based on Specific Course Labs - Complete List $75 - $200 $75 - $200
Animal and Veterinary Lab Fee $600 $600

 

Other Undergraduate Fees

Other Undergraduate Fees

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Per Semester
Behavioral Science Junior/Senior Major Fee $1,000 $1,000
Business Junior/Senior Major fee $1,059 $1,087
Engineering Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $1,250 $1,250
Computer Science Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $500 $500
Nursing Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $1,000 $1,000
Packaging Science Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $1,000 $1,000
Food Science & Human Nutrition Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $750 $750
Design/Build Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $750 $750
CUBS Living-Learning Community Fee $400 $400
Career Center Intern Fee $200 $200
Co-Op Fee $200 / $30 $200 / $30
Academic Recovery Success Fee $100 $100
Honors College Fee $500 $500
Nursing Testing Fee $135 $135
Professional Golf Management See PGM See PGM
Early Success Program $775 $775
Applied Music Lesson Fee $400 $400
Performing Arts Fee $305 $305
International Student Fee $100 $100
RISE Program Fee (Fall semester only) $500 $500
WISER Program Fee $180 $180
Recreational Therapy Fee

PRTM 2600 - $252

PRTM 3220 - $125

PRTM 3280 - $405

PRTM 2600 - $252

PRTM 3220 - $125

PRTM 3280 - $405

Fraternity/Sorority Life Fee $60 $60
Per Credit Hour
Behavioral Science Course Fee - Non-Majors surcharge for 3000-4000 Level Courses $100 $100
Business Course Fee - Non-Majors Surcharge for 3000/4000 Level Courses $106 $108
Engineering Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $105 $105
Computer Science Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $42 $42
Nursing Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $84 $84
Packaging Science Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $84 $84
Food Science & Human Nutrition Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $63 $63
Design/Build Program Fee (enrolled Summer 2018 or after) $63 $63
Cardiovascular Tech Concentration for Health Science Majors $200 $200
Electrical and Computer Engineering - Online Courses Academic Fee $712 $712

 

Undergraduate Online Programs (per credit hour)

Undergraduate Online Programs (per credit hour)

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Youth Development Program - Online $550 $550
RN/B.S. — Online $550 $550
Study Abroad Fees

Study Abroad Fees

Certificate Programs

Certificate Programs

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Automotive Engineering Certificate Program (in addition to regular academic fee) $3,000 $3,000
Translational Genomics Certificate Program (in addition to regular academic fee) $2,000 $2,000
Optional Fees

Optional Fees

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Student Sustainability Initiative (Green Fee) $10 $10
Co-Op Activity Fee $30 $30
Meal Plans per Semester

Meal Plans per Semester

Complete list of all University Meal Plans
Complete list of University Housing Fees

University Housing

Complete list of University Housing Fees

Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Graduate Tuition and Fees

Complete list of Colleges and Program Tuition Tiers

Full-Time Graduate Tuition per Semester (Nine hours or more): Enrolled in Summer 2018 or after 

Full-Time Graduate Tuition per Semester
(Nine hours or more): Enrolled in Summer 2018 or after

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Tier 1 Program $6,225 $13,425
Tier 2 Program $5,300 $11,025
Tier 3 Program $4,600 $9,525
Tier 4 Program $4,000 $8,556
Tier 5 Program $3,357 $7,311
Doctoral Base Academic Fee $4,938 $10,405
Full-Time Graduate Tuition per Semester (Nine hours or more): Enrolled prior to Summer 2018

Full-Time Graduate Tuition per Semester
(Nine hours or more): Enrolled prior to Summer 2018

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Tier 1 Program $5,635 $11,901
Tier 2 Program $4,863 $10,253
Tier 3 Program $4,245 $8,966
Tier 4 Program $4,000 $8,556
Tier 5 Program $3,357 $7,311
Doctoral Base Academic Fee $4,938 $10,405

Additional Full-Time Graduate Fees per Semester

Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Activity Fee $20 $20
Software License Fee $21 $21
Campus Rec Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $90 $90
Health Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $182 $182
Transit Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $40 $40
Information Technology Fee $119 $119
Library Fee $119 $119
Career Services Fee $2 $2
Total Additional Full-Time Graduate Fees per Semester $598 $598
Full-Time Graduate Assistant Fees per Semester

Full-Time Graduate Assistant Fees per Semester

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Graduate Assistant Fee $665 $665
Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Activity Fee $20 $20
Software License Fee $21 $21
Campus Rec Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $90 $90
Health Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $182 $182
Career Services Fee (6+ Credit Hours) $2 $2
Library Fee $119 $119
Transit Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $40 $40
Total Full-Time Graduate Assistant Fees per Semester $1,144 $1,144
Additional Transit Fee (6+ Non-University housing students) $17 $17

 

Full-Time Graduate and Graduate Assistant Insurance Rates

 Full-Time Graduate and Graduate Assistant Insurance Rates

Fall

Spring/Summer

Graduate Student $922.87 $1,258.32
Graduate Assistant (Includes Subsidy - $860) $62.87 $398.32

 

Part-Time Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour (Less than nine credit hours): Enrolled in Summer 2018 or after

Part-Time Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
(Less than nine credit hours): Enrolled in Summer 2018 or after

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Tier 1 Program $833 $1,731
Tier 2 Program $724 $1,451
Tier 3 Program $556 $1,109
Tier 4 Program $482 $980
Tier 5 Program $428 $865
Doctoral Base Academic Fee $671 $1,362
Part-Time Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour (Less than nine credit hours): Enrolled prior to Summer 2018

Part-Time Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
(Less than nine credit hours): Enrolled prior to Summer 2018 

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Tier 1 Program $749 $1,521
Tier 2 Program $660 $1,340
Tier 3 Program $510 $1,038
Tier 4 Program $482 $980
Tier 5 Program $428 $865
Doctoral Base Academic Fee $671 $1,362

Other Part-Time Graduate Fees 

Per Credit Hour
Information Technology Fee $10 $10
Library Fee $10 $10
Per Session
Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Activity Fee (6+ Credit Hours) $20 $20
Software License Fee $21 $21
Campus Rec Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $90 $90
Health Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $182 $182
Career Services Fee (6+ Credit Hours) $2 $2
Transit Fee (6+ On-Campus Credit Hours) $40 $40
Additional Transit Fee (Non-University housed students) $17 $17
International Student Fee $100 $100

 

Online Programs Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour

Online Programs Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Tier 1 Program $1,264 $1,264
Tier 2 Program $955 $955
Tier 3 Program $770 $770
Tier 4 Program $633 $633
Tier 5 Program $499 $499
Per Credit Hour
Information Technology Fee $10 $10
Library Fee $10 $10
Per Session
Matriculation Fee $5 $5
Software License Fee $21 $21
Career Services Fee (6+ Credit Hours) $2 $2

 

Other Graduate Student Tuition and Fees

Other Graduate Student Tuition and Fees

Resident

Non-S.C. Resident

Premier Program Academic Fees (per credit hour)
Masters of Science and Data Science & Analytics $1,700 $1,700
Premier Program Academic Fees per Semester
Masters in Historic Preservation $15,750 $15,750
Masters of Science, Major in Nursing $9,075 $16,051
Masters in Business Administration (MBA)  $9,901 $16,270
Masters of Architecture (M.Arch) $6,254 $13,619
Masters of Landscape Architecture (MLA) $6,254 $13,619
Masters and Ph.D. in Automotive Engineering  $6,950 $15,500
Masters of Fine Arts in Digital Production Arts  $14,080 $14,080
Masters of Science in Digital Production Arts $12,784 $12,784
Ph.D. in Biomedical Data Science & Infomatics (Joint Degree with MUSC) $8,011 $10,823
Premier Program Academic Program Fee
Masters in Real Estate Development (total program fee) $55,000 $55,000
Fall/Spring Semester Academic Fee (MRED) $17,500 $17,500
Masters of Arts in Resilient Urban Design (total program fee) $37,500 $37,500
Fall/Spring Semester Academic Fee (MRUD) $12,500 $12,500
Premier Program Academic Fees per Credit Hour
Masters in Historic Preservation $1,050 $1,050
Masters in Real Estate Development  $1,222 $1,222
Masters and Ph.D. in Automotive Engineering  $993 $2,215
Masters of Architecture (M.Arch) $695 $1,514
Masters of Landscape Architecture (MLA) $695 $1,514
Masters of Engineering - Civil Engineering with Concentration in Risk Engineering and System Analytics $1,114 $1,114
Masters of Fine Arts in Digital Production Arts  $1,565 $1,565
Masters of Science in Digital Production Arts $1,420 $1,420
Masters of Science, Major in Nursing $1,009 $1,784
Ph.D. in Biomedical Data Science and Infomatics (Joint Degree with MUSC) $668 $995
Masters of Arts in Resilient Urban Design $1,389 $1,389
Ph.D. in Healthcare Genetics $510 $770
Special Masters in Business Administration (MBA Programs)
MBA with a Concentration in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Full-Time Track (Fall/Spring Academic Fee) $11,694 $11,694
MBA with a Concentration in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Part-Time Track (per credit hour) $1,031 $1,283
MBA with a Concentration in Business Analytics (per credit hour) $1,031 $1,283
Optional Fees
Student Sustainability Initiative (Green Fee) $10 $10
Certificate Programs
International Family and Community Studies Professional Certificate Program
International Program Sites N/A $300 per credit hour
Albania Program N/A  $300 per credit hour
Automotive Engineering Industry Certificate (per credit hour) $988 $988
Risk Engineering and System Analytics (per credit hour) $1,139 $1,139
Emergency Management & Homeland Security (one-time) $2,000 $2,000
Translational Genomics (one-time) $2,000 $2,000
Educational Leadership (one-time) $2,000 $2,000
Other Graduate Fees
Laboratory Fees based on Specific Course Labs per Seat - Complete List $75 - $200 $75 - $200
Animal and Veterinary Lab Fee $600 $600
International Student Fee $100 $100
Teacher Residency Program Fee $500 $500

Study Abroad Fees