Academic Focus & Units


OCEARCH Expedition Experiential Learning

USCB's Academic Focus: Experiential Learning

The University of South Carolina Beaufort specializes in experiential learning — the process of learning by doing. Through hands-on experiences and reflection, students are better able to connect theories and knowledge learned in the classroom to real-world situations. USCB’s experiential learning emphasis includes:


Academic Master Plan

As reflected in its vision and mission statement, the University of South Carolina Beaufort exists for two groups: its students and the citizens of the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Thus we strive to graduate well prepared students and to enhance the quality of life in our community. Developed by the faculty at USCB, the Academic Master Plan (AMP) is our roadmap for the future.

Read the Academic Master Plan

Academic and Administrative Units