Student Population
Charleston Southern University overview
 Location Charleston, South Carolina
 Online csuniv.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Charleston Southern University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Charleston, South Carolina, Charleston Southern University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,455 prospective students applied, and 2,319 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 585 enrolled in the school.  2,811 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 603 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $25,500 plus fees of $40. CSU is ranked 577 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Charleston Southern University overview
SAT 1020/1200
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.24
Applications Accepted
Charleston Southern University overview
Applications Due Aug 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Charleston Southern University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$40
Room and Board $10,200
Budget for Other Expenses$3,800
Total One Year Cost$40,940


Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
38% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Charleston Southern University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Education 11%
Psychology 10%
Health Professions 8%
Biology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217688 IPEDS survey data for Charleston Southern University.