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Just a Few of Our
Successful Alumni

Donnie Baker "I credit USC Lancaster for helping me to build a strong foundation for success. The faculty and staff were very supportive and encouraged me to follow my dreams. I am very proud of my USCL experience and carry the lessons that I learned there with me daily in my work with nonprofit organizations in Boston and beyond."

Donnie Baker
Nonprofit Marketing Director
American Marketing Association, Boston

Nate Barber

"USC Lancaster was instrumental in my life. I came away with a foundation that served me well at USC and later at graduate school at Indiana University. The faculty were great and showed interest in my individual development. I also made some life-long friends."

Nate Barber
Senior Vice President and
Community Development Officer
South Carolina Bank and Trust


Albert Blackmon

"Instructor to student ratio is awesome and you really get to know your instructors. My 3 years' experience at USCL were key to me being where I am today and I am most appreciative for this life-changing experience."

Albert J. Blackmon
Sales Area Vice President for North and South Carolina
BellSouth Telecommunications

Billy Boan

"USCL allows a closeness in fostering relationships that I have found so valuable since my time there. Whether it is education or business or government, success is largely about personal relationships.  USCL builds that foundation for careers."

Billy Boan
Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director
Hodges Consulting Group
and Former Legislator

Dr. Cureton

"What I gained from USC Lancaster 30 years ago is what it continues to help students achieve today, both competence and confidence. I knew that I was receiving a quality education and that I would be able to compete academically with anyone, anywhere. USC Lancaster then and now provides an excellent foundation for a university education."

Dr. Deborah Cureton
University of Wisconsin - Richland Center

Janice Dabney

"I was able to attend college locally and have the opportunity to enjoy small classes, get to know my professors well enough to ask for assistance if I needed it and to know the students on a first name basis. I feel like I received a quality education that gave me the confidence to tackle anything I wanted to do so I owe USCL for getting me off to a very good start."

Janice Dabney
Assistant CEO
Springs Memorial Hospital

Dr. Edwards

“USC Lancaster allowed a smooth transition from High School to College.The curriculum was excellent and provided a foundation that helped establish my career.”

Dr. Malcolm Edwards
The Eye and Laser Center

Karen Martin "University of South Carolina Lancaster provides a wonderful opportunity for the people of this community to receive a degree in higher education.  When you hear about other colleges and universities and their role in the welfare of an individual's life and achievement, it in no way compares to our campus. I am thankful for the opportunity of working with the staff, administration and the nursing students from USCL and look forward to a very bright and prosperous future with them."

Karen M. Martin
Registered Nurse, Chief Nursing Officer
Springs Memorial Hospital
Lucas McFadden

“I graduated from a small high school and USC Lancaster was the perfect introduction to the college experience for me. I was never just a number at USCL; the professors knew me and I knew I could always call or stop by their offices if I ever had a question or needed assistance. I credit my two years at USC Lancaster for where I am today in my profession.”

Lucas McFadden
Anchor and Producer
CN2 News, Rock Hill, SC

Stephanie Perry-Gladden

“Going to USCL has prepared me for my dream career of nursing. I was given the chance to grow and excel in the nursing program which gave me confidence and know how to face the challenges of my current job in the Intensive Care Unit."

Stephanie Perry-Gladden
Springs Memorial Hospital

Julie Roberts


Julie Roberts
Country Music Star

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Judge Rushing

"My experience at USC Lancaster was meaningful because it allowed me to begin my college career, live at home and work. I believe USC Lancaster is one of the greatest assets that Lancaster County has to offer."

Don Rushing
Judge, Attorney
Former State Legislator

Kim West

"The closeness that is shared between the student body, faculty, and staff helped me to build lasting relationships that not only gave me a head start on my success but also my life."

Kim West
Realtor, Broker
Coldwell Banker, Stepp Tuttle Realty

USC Lancaster invites other alumni to appear on this page!

Email your photograph and a quote about USCL
to Shana Funderburk at usclinfo@mailbox.sc.edu