Charleston Southern University

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#1142
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Baptist university in South Carolina, U.S.

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About Charleston Southern University

According to Wikipedia, Charleston Southern University is a private Southern Baptist university in North Charleston, South Carolina. It was founded in 1964 as Baptist College.History Charleston Southern University was chartered in 1960 and became the Baptist College of Charleston, where it offered its first classes in the education building of the First Baptist Church of North Charleston.

Charleston Southern University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
4,95354%44%111025

How Much Does Charleston Southern University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$27,800$40
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,652
30K - 48K$16,273
48K - 75K$18,489
75K - 110K$19,384
110K+$20,753

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Charleston Southern University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Charleston Southern University, then you can expect to earn an average of $40,600 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Charleston Southern University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
3,4372,903534

Where is Charleston Southern University?

Charleston Southern University is located at 9200 University Blvd, Charleston SC 29406-9121

How Safe is Charleston Southern University?

Charleston has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Charleston Southern University Known For?

Charleston Southern University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Charleston Southern University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Criminal Justice
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Medical
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Business
#3579
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Education
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Communications
#1481
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Computer Science
#2824
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Nursing
#1143
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History
#3008
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Political Science
#4520
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Biology
#6408
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Religious Studies
#5243
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Psychology
#4233
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Economics
#4875
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Mathematics
#6211
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Literature
#9765
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Chemistry
#8545
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Engineering
#14333
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Sociology
#8295
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Who Are Charleston Southern University's Most Influential Alumni?

Charleston Southern University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Nursing, and Communications. Here are some of Charleston Southern University's most famous alumni:

Falur Harðarson
An Icelandic basketball player .
Alex Harvin
An American politician.
Rachel Carroll
A Researcher.
Alison Schwagmeyer
Alison Schwagmeyer
An Australian basketball player .
Cedrick Bowen
An American basketball player .
Christian Keeling
An American basketball player.
Stuart Lake
An American baseball coach.
Henry E. Brown Jr.
An American politician from South Carolina.
Eric Burks
An American professional basketball player.
Rolando Hourruitiner
A Puerto Rican basketball player.
Mathiang Muo
An Australian/Sudanese basketball player.
Tim Scott
A United States Senator from South Carolina.