University of South Carolina: Distance Learning Programs

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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Columbia, South Carolina
Department of Distance Education and Instructional Support
http://www.sc.edu/deis

University of South Carolina was founded in 1801. It is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1969. In fall 2003, there were 3,628 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.

Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, career placement assistance, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.

Contact Robin D. Phillips, Independent Learning Coordinator, University of South Carolina, Independent Learning Program, 915 Gregg Street, Columbia, SC 29208. Telephone: 803-777-6285. Fax: 803-777-6264. E-mail: [email protected]

DEGREES AND AWARDS

MBA Business Administration

ME Chemical Engineering; Civil and Environmental Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

MLIS Library and Information Sciences

MS Chemical Engineering; Civil and Environmental Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

PhD Civil and Environmental Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS

Undergraduate— accounting; astronomy; business administration and management; economics; English language and literature, general; English technical and business writing; financial management and services; foreign languages and literatures; geography; health professions and related sciences, other; history; marketing operations/marketing and distribution, other; mathematics; music; philosophy; political science and government; psychology; social work.