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College of Charleston

College of Charleston is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Charleston, SC. The 2019 average net price at College of Charleston is $19,649. Acceptance rate is 79.26%. The school has a total enrollment of 10,783.


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Location: Charleston, SC
Student Body: 10,783
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.cofc.edu
Acceptance Rate: 79.26%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 79.26%
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $70
Grad Tuition: $70
Room and Board: $12,166
Books and Supplies: $1,218
Other Fees: $31,950
Net Price In-District/State: $19,649
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,199
  • Men / Women Ratio: 655 / 1,544
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 550 - 640
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 610
  • Median ACT Range: 22 - 28
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 20
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 25%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 12%
  • Social Sciences: 9%
  • Education: 8%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 7%

Academic Programs

College of Charleston offers 97 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsCollege of Charleston offers 62 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Degree
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsCollege of Charleston offers 23 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other Degree
English Literature
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Public Admin, Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsCollege of Charleston offers 10 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
  • Education, Teaching of The Gifted and Talented Degree
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
Engineering
Mathematics and Statistics
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 69%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 69%
  • 1st Year Retention: 78%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $43,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 10,783
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 77%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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Midlands Technical College
Piedmont Technical College
Trident Technical College
York Technical College
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