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Academics

Academic excellence. Discovered.

Our 30 areas of study incorporate exceptional instruction and extensive experiential learning opportunities. In addition, USCB offers robust student support services.

The most powerful discoveries are the ones that impact not only your own future, but enhance the lives of people everywhere. That's exactly what the academic setting at the University of South Carolina Beaufort will empower you to do. Whether you want to run a world-class resort, climb the ladder at a Fortune 500 company, create the country's next great technological innovation, inspire young minds as a teacher, or help save lives as a nurse, we have the programs that will get you there. Here's how…

An Engaging Classroom Experience...

Our faculty members are committed to teaching excellence and are personally dedicated to the success of their students. Now delivering instruction on three campuses, Bluffton, Beaufort and Hilton Head Island, USCB has specialized resources and locales to provide unique learning environments for diverse academic programs. Our faculty engage students in the classroom, in the community, and internationally.

Experiential Learning...

From research on marine life in a saltwater marsh, to working at a world-class resort on Hilton Head Island, to an internship at The White House, there are no limits to learning at USCB. USCB is committed to experiential learning and our students engage in undergraduate research, internships, study abroad, capstone projects, clinical experiences and practicums at a high rate.

Student Support...

USCB has an array of support services to promote student success, including Supplemental Instruction, tutoring, advising and career services.

Academic Affairs Contact Information

Dr. Eric Skipper
Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor
Academic Affairs
1 University Blvd
Bluffton, SC 29909
843-208-8203
eskipper@uscb.edu

Dr. Martha Moriarty
Associate Vice Chancellor
Academic Affairs & Institutional Effectiveness
Institutional Accreditation Liaison
801 Carteret Street
Beaufort, SC 29902
843-521-3137
moriarty@uscb.edu

Dr. Juanita (Babet) Villena-Alvarez
Interim Assistant Vice Chancellor
Academic Affairs
1 University Blvd
Bluffton, SC 29909
843-521-4152
jivillen@uscb.edu

Twyla A. Reynolds
Assistant to the EVCAA
Academic Affairs
1 University Blvd
Bluffton, SC 29909
843-208-8203
twyla@uscb.edu

Accreditation

The University of South Carolina Beaufort is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and associate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of South Carolina Beaufort.