University of South Carolina
Type Public
Established 1801 (1801)
President Harris Pastides
Provost Joan T. Gabel
Location Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Garnet and black
Nickname Gamecocks

University of South Carolina (USC, SC, South Carolina) is a public research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The university is organized in 16 colleges and schools offering hundreds of undergraduate and graduate programs. USC is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[1] The university enrolled more than 33,700 students, and it ranked 107 among all national universities and first for its international business programs according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

P.S.M. in Bioinformatics
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Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. Retrieved 08 December 2016. 
  2. "University of South Carolina". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 08 December 2016.