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Academics at USC Aiken

Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

The University of South Carolina Aiken provides an outstanding education within a small classroom environment, which allows for a personalized learning experience.

Students will be trained in-depth in their majors, but will also have general courses of study that may include philosophy, languages, religion, history, literature, economics and mathematics. These are subjects that teach students practical skills like the ability to communicate, think critically, and analyze problems.

These diverse skills prepare students for life in a world that is constantly changing, and allow them to adapt to new types of careers that have yet to exist.

Undergraduate Programs

Program NameDegreeConcentrationOnline Degree Completion
Applied Computer Science BS
Applied Computer Science BS Cybersecurity  
Applied Computer Science BS Applied Gaming  
Applied Mathematics BS    
Biology BA
Biology BS    
Biology BS Environmental Remediation and Restoration  
Biology BS Molecular Biology  
Business Administration BS
Accounting Option for online completion via Palmetto College
Business Administration BS Finance  
Business Administration BS Management Option for online completion via Palmetto College
Business Administration BS Marketing  
Chemistry BA
Chemistry BS
Chemistry BS Biochemistry  
Chemistry BS Engineering  
Clinical Laboratory Science BS    
Communication BA
Communication and Digital Arts BA
Creative Writing BFA    
Early Childhood Education BA
Elementary Education BA
English  BA    
Exercise and Sports Science BS Allied Health  
Exercise and Sports Science  BS Basic Sciences  
Exercise and Sports Science  BS Fitness Management  
Fine Arts  BA    
History  BA    
Industrial Process Engineering
Interdisciplinary Studies  BA    
Interdisciplinary Studies  BS    
Middle Level Education BA English Language Arts  
Middle Level Education BA Mathematics  
Middle Level Education BA Science  
Middle Level Education BA Social Studies  
Music BA    
Music Education BA    
Nursing BSN BSN Generic  
Nursing BSN RN/BSN Completion 100% Online
Political Science BA    
Professional Writing BFA    
Psychology BS    
Psychology BS Neuroscience  
Sociology BA General  
Sociology BA Criminology and Criminal Justice  
Sociology  BA Human Social Services  
Secondary Education BA Biology  
Secondary Education BA Chemistry  
Secondary Education BA Mathematics  
Secondary Education BA Comprehensive Social Studies  
Secondary Education BA English  
Special Education BA   Option for online completion via Palmetto College

Undergraduate Minors

A minor prepares the student in a second field which may or may not be directly related to the major field.

Anthropology and Human Geography
Art History
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Criminology and Criminal Justice
Educational Studies
International Relations
International Studies
Leadership Communication
Political Science
Professional Writing
Religious Studies
Studio Art
Women’s and Gender Studies

Preprofessional Programs

USC Aiken offers classes that meet the requirements for pre-dentistry, pre-law, pre-medicine, pre-pharmacy, and pre-veterinary science.

Students who wish to pursue a career such as forestry, plant science, animal science, horticulture, agronomy, cooperative education programs, marine science, etc. may complete one or more years at USC Aiken.

Pre-Veterinary Science

Graduate Programs

Program NameDegreeOnline Degree Completion
Applied Clinical Psychology MS  
Business Administration (General) MBA 100% Online
Business Administration (Accounting) MBA 100% Online
Business Administration (Finance) MBA 100% Online
Business Administration (Project Management) MBA 100% Online
Educational Technology MEd 100% Online
Educator Leadership MEd  

The Admissions staff at the University of South Carolina Aiken understands that the college selection process can be overwhelming. Our staff is dedicated and prepared to help you with information about the University and our admissions process.

Your enrollment counselor is your personal contact at USC Aiken. If you have a specific question, please feel free to contact him/her.

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