School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Coastal Carolina University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address103 Tom Trout Drive, Conway, SC 29526
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Coastal Carolina University is 79.14% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 20.56%. The application fees are $45 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate79.14 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)20.56 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$45
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

Coastal Carolina's 2023 tuition & fees is $11,640 for South Carolina residents and $28,490 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 4.00% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($27,394).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $10,764 for South Carolina residents and $20,628 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 3.99% compared to the last year's rate.
South Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,640$28,490
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,764$20,628
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 10,473 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 614 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Coastal Carolina has 9,790 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 683 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students10,473
Undergraduate Students9,790
Graduate Students683
Online Enrollment614

Degree Information and Campus Life

Coastal Carolina offers 85 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 12 out of the 85 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Coastal Carolina
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs85 Programs
Number of online programs12 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification