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Research Opportunities

We are the only university in South Carolina and one of just 62 nationwide designated a center of very high research activity by the Carnegie Foundation.

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

As an undergraduate, you have a chance to apply what you learn in the classroom and get hands-on experience in research. Not sure where to begin? We offer a host of programs to help you get started.

Graduate Research

Graduate Research

As a graduate student, you can help create new materials to improve airplanes or find new ways to make your neighbors healthier. Our research teams draw from all disciplines to solve problems for South Carolinians and the world, whether it’s solutions for renewable energy or investigating climate change and our local weather hazards.