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Charleston, South Carolina

College of Charleston

Overview

Student Population
10,863
National Rank
#470
College of Charleston overview
Location Charleston, South Carolina
Online cofc.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
College of Charleston overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Charleston, South Carolina, College of Charleston is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,900 prospective students applied, and 9,574 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,840 enrolled in the school.  9,342 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,521 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $70 plus fees of $12,352. College of Charleston is ranked 470 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging 
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SAT 1140/1300
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.84
Applications Accepted
80.5% 
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Applications Due Apr 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

South Carolina Resident Tuition
$70
In State Costs for College of Charleston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,211
Other Fees$12,352
Room and Board $12,048
Budget for Other Expenses$3,988
Total One Year Cost$29,669
Out of State Tuition
$70
Out of State Costs for College of Charleston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,211
Other Fees$12,352
Room and Board $12,048
Budget for Other Expenses$3,988
Total One Year Cost$29,669

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by College of Charleston students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Social Sciences 11%
Education 10%
Communication 10%
Biology 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217819 IPEDS survey data for College of Charleston.