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University of South Carolina - Union

Information for specific audiences:




USC Union offers the following degrees:


  • Associate in Arts
  • Associate in Science


 Requirements for USC Union students since Fall  2014 (Carolina Core)


 Requirements for USC Union students prior to Fall 2014


Degree applications for the Fall, Spring, and Summer terms are accepted throughout the year; however, USC Union holds one graduation ceremony following the completion of the Spring semester (Fall, Spring, and Summer graduates may participate during this graduation ceremony.)


Degree seeking students who have completed a total of 60 credit hours, (courses determined based on the degree the student is seeking), and who have a 2.0 GPA or higher, may apply for an Associate’s degree. A student who has completed the course work for both the AA and AS degree (totaling 72 hours), and has a 2.0 or higher GPA, may apply for both degrees.



        Spring 2017 degree applications are due by March 3rd, 2017.



Degree applications are available on Self Service Carolina. Login to your SSC Account, click the 'Apply to Graduate' tab under the 'Student' section. **If it will not allow you to apply, please complete the AS-129E submission form. You will receive an email when your application is ready to be completed.** If you have any other questions, or issues with the online application, please contact Blake Wilson by email or at 864-424-8022.


Other important links:

PO Drawer 729 Union, SC 29379 • 864-424-8100