College of Charleston

Acceptance Rate 76 %
SAT Average 1,185
Tuition & Fees $34,438
Student Population 10,384
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,561

Academic Overview

College of Charleston is a public, four-years institute located in Charleston, South Carolina. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $12,978 for South Carolina residents and $34,438 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,384 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76% and the graduation rate is 66% last year.
The salary after graduation from College of Charleston varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, C of Charleston's tuition & fees is $12,978 for South Carolina residents and $34,438 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $14,230 for in-state students and $37,836 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
South Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at C of Charleston. The acceptance rate of C of Charleston is 76% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 66% and the transfer-out rate is 25%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,561 and 68% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,384 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for College of Charleston is 76 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for College of Charleston is 66 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for College of Charleston is 25 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for College of Charleston is 80 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for College of Charleston is 10,384
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for College of Charleston is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,561 at College of Charleston.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address66 George St, Charleston, SC 29424-0001
Online Applicationhttps://www.cofc.edu/apply
Financial Aidfinaid.cofc.edu/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://cofc.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionfinaid.cofc.edu/types-of-financial-aid/veterans-benefits/index.php
Disability Servicedisabilityservices.cofc.edu/

Offered Degrees

C of Charleston offers 98 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree630
Post Bachelor's Degree90
Master's Degree230
Post Master's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

College of Charleston offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,424)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,300)

Veterans Benefits

College of Charleston has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges