College of Charleston (C of C)

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Charleston, SC

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College of Charleston

College of Charleston

College of Charleston Student Essentials

College of Charleston Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Nickname: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Large Town Setting
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Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
C of C

About C of C

The College of Charleston (C of C) has plenty to offer in history alone. The College was established before the United States declared independence, and was in fact founded by three signers of the Declaration.

Of course, C of C is more than just a rich history. The College offers outstanding academics, particularly in undergraduate education. More than 50 majors and even more minors are available, including some unique interdisciplinary programs.

In addition, the College of Charleston’s graduate school provides more than 20 master’s degree programs. Students in search of even more specialized training can enroll in one of C of C’s graduate certificate programs, which include Arts Management, Service-Oriented Computing and Special Education.

Student life at C of C provides the opportunity to join more than 180 student organizations, as well as several service programs and special campus events. Charleston also boasts an active Greek life with more than 20 national fraternities and sororities.

The College of Charleston has a rolling admissions policy. Strictly speaking, there is no application deadline, as the admissions office accepts students until space is filled. It’s a good idea to apply early, though, particularly for maximum financial aid consideration. The priority application deadline for incoming freshmen is February 10.

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C of C Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave College of Charleston 4 stars overall.

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Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

I have really enjoyed my time here at the College of Charleston. I love the gorgeous city that surrounds the school and history that comes with it. There's always something happening, it's never boring.

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C of C Map & Location

College of Charleston

66 George St

Charleston, SC 29424

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Getting Around C of C


Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

10/10 walk


Seasonal average temperatures for Charleston, SC

Winter Dec 60 46 Jan 57 43 Feb 60 46 Spring Mar 65 52 Apr 72 59 May 79 67 Summer Jun 85 74 Jul 88 77 Aug 86 76 Fall Sep 82 72 Oct 75 62 Nov 67 54

C of C Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 6%
  • Caucasian: 84%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 4%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian Asian Unknown and Other
Undergraduate 78% Graduate 22% Full-Time 94% Part-Time 6% Women 66% Men 34% International 1% Domestic 99%

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