School Overview

Charleston Southern University is a Private, 4 years college located in Charleston, South Carolina. CSU ranked 14th in South Carolina Colleges and 55th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 3,350 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. CSU's acceptance rate is 57.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Charleston Southern University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address9200 University Blvd, Charleston, SC 29406-9121
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Charleston Southern University is 57.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 31.00%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate57.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)31.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

CSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $28,930 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $5,085.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$28,930
Graduate Tuition & Fees$5,085
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,350 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 744 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CSU has 2,720 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 630 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,350
Undergraduate Students2,720
Graduate Students630
Online Enrollment744

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs89 Programs
Number of online programs16 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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