Coastal Carolina University

Overview

Student Population
10,641
Coastal Carolina University overview
Location Conway, South Carolina
Online coastal.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Coastal Carolina University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Conway, South Carolina, Coastal Carolina University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,057 prospective students applied, and 9,777 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,329 enrolled in the school.  9,135 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,506 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $11,536 plus fees of $180. Coastal Carolina University is ranked 851 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Easy 
Coastal Carolina University overview
SAT 1030/1170
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
69.6% 
Coastal Carolina University overview
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Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

South Carolina Resident Tuition
$11,536
In State Costs for Coastal Carolina University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,062
Other Fees$180
Room and Board $9,452
Budget for Other Expenses$3,290
Total One Year Cost$25,520
Out of State Tuition
$26,648
Out of State Costs for Coastal Carolina University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,062
Other Fees$180
Room and Board $9,452
Budget for Other Expenses$3,290
Total One Year Cost$40,632

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Coastal Carolina University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Biology 11%
Education 10%
Communication 7%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=218724 IPEDS survey data for Coastal Carolina University.