institution is in operation and has students enrolled in degree programs.
The University of South Carolina Spartanburg was founded in 1967 with an enrollment of 177 students. Enrollments increased and the University was renamed University of South Carolina Upstate (USC Upstate) in 2004.
USC Upstate now offers more than 40 bachelor’s degree programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business administration, nursing, and teacher education, and master’s degrees in education. Among the fastest growing universities in South Carolina, USC Upstate is a diverse and dynamic community with a 2010 Fall enrollment of over 5,500 students and more than 19,000 alumni.