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Tulane or University of South Carolina Honors
Hello, I’m hoping for some advice on deciding between Tulane University and university of South Carolina in the honors college. I am out of state from New Jersey and plan to major in History. Tulane is my first choice but it is much more expensive, especially when I am planning to go to law school. South Carolina is much more affordable as I would pay in state tuition and am in their number one ranked public college Honors college in the country. I do like the Greek houses and larger Greek participation at USC in addition to the sports there but I worry that Greek Life might be too consuming there. I absolutely love the red brick look of USC too. But, I do worry that South Carolina might be a little too big for me. Tulane is my first choice and I like that the campus size is much more manageable but on the other hand I worry it could feel too small at times. I also like that Tulane is such a good school and it has a great location with a pretty campus too, just pretty in a different way than USC. If anyone can speak to this and possibly share some insight into the history programs at both these schools that would be much appreciated. Tulane is where my heart wants to go but USC is where my brain tells me to go.62 replies