Welcome to the website for USC Aiken. We hope you will find this site informative and easy to navigate, allowing you to learn about our university’s academic programs, service initiatives, community outreach, and research agenda.
As a public, comprehensive university granting both baccalaureate and master’s degrees, USC Aiken offers an award-winning educational experience. USCA is the only public regional university in the south to consistently receive top rankings by US News & World Report for over 21 years. USCA has been ranked number #1 for 14 of those years. With an impressive student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1, our students have the opportunity to work closely with faculty in valuable research experiences while also receiving personalized classroom instruction. In addition, students are supported by dedicated and friendly staff who are committed to student success. The university has taken decisive steps to keep this award-winning educational experience affordable. In fact, USC Aiken’s net cost is among the lowest in the state.