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Fast Facts

Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina (Population: More than 301,000)

Annual economic impact: $500 million

Enrollment: About 6,000 students

Faculty: 245 Full-time, 222 Part-time

Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 18:1

Alumni: About 30,000

Rankings: No. 2 Top Public University in the South, No. 4 for Best College in the South for Veterans, tied for No. 11 in ethnic and racial diversity among regional colleges in the South

Athletic Nickname: Spartans

Athletics: 17 Division I teams; 250 student-athletes

Honors: 1 Rhodes Scholar and six Fulbright Scholars

Degree Programs: Bachelor's degree programs in liberal arts, sciences, business administration, nursing and teacher education. Master's degree programs in education, nursing and informatics.

Tuition: For information on in-state and out-of-state tuition rates.