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South Carolina State University

Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States
Located in Orangeburg, S.C., SC State was founded as a land grant college with a mission of providing education and service to the citizens of the state. In its first century, SC State was a leader in education and continues to lead the way into the next century.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (2)
Education & Training (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Social Sciences (1)



Since 1896, South Carolina State University has maintained a legacy of excellence in education.


 A number of programs are offered at the master’s level in teaching, human services and agribusiness, and the educational specialist and doctorate programs are offered in educational administration.


Through technology and traditional methods of teaching and learning, research and service, the University enhances the quality of life of citizens and contributes to the economic development of the state and nation.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

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Student Life

Sports facilities

  • Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center (Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball)
  • Oliver C. Dawson Stadium (Football, Women’s Soccer)
  • Stadium Photo
  • Football Locker Room
  • SC State Weight Facility
  • Dukes Gymnasium (Women's Volleyball, Intramural Sports)
  • Lorry H. Dawkins Track Facility (Men’s and Women’s Track & Field)
  • Hardeep Judge Tennis Center (Men's and Women's Tennis)
  • Lady Bulldog Softball Field (Women’s Softball)
  • Athletic Training Room


South Carolina State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor’s, master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees.

Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States