College of Charleston

Overview

Student Population
10,783
National Rank
#428
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
Level of Study 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 11,675 prospective students applied, and 9,254 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,199 enrolled in the school.  9,358 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,425 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $70 plus fees of $12,768. College of Charleston is ranked 428 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
College of Charleston overview
SAT 1070/1250
ACT 22/28
GPA 3.84
Applications Accepted
79.3% 
College of Charleston overview
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Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

South Carolina Resident Tuition
$70
In State Costs for College of Charleston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,218
Other Fees$12,768
Room and Board $12,166
Budget for Other Expenses$4,017
Total One Year Cost$30,239
Out of State Tuition
$70
Out of State Costs for College of Charleston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,218
Other Fees$12,768
Room and Board $12,166
Budget for Other Expenses$4,017
Total One Year Cost$30,239

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.