#1316 Overall Influence #1218 Desirability Rank

The Citadel

U.S. military college in Charleston, South Carolina

From Wikipedia

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, commonly known simply as The Citadel, is a public senior military college in Charleston, South Carolina. Established in 1842, it is one of six senior military colleges in the United States. It has 18 academic departments divided into five schools offering 23 majors and 38 minors. The military program is made up of cadets pursuing bachelor's degrees who live on campus. The non-military programs offer 12 undergraduate degrees, 26 graduate degrees, as well as evening and online programs with seven online graduate degrees, three online undergraduate degrees, and three certificate programs.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,524

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1140

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$75

Fees (in-state)

$12,545

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$59,600

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

171 Moultrie St, Charleston SC 29409

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

25 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is The Citadel known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#626 World Rank
Literature
#1116 World Rank
Engineering
#1655 World Rank
Business
#2655 World Rank
Education
#1378 World Rank
History
#2077 World Rank
Political Science
#1926 World Rank
Mathematics
#755 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3888 World Rank
Medical
#2288 World Rank
Chemistry
#1894 World Rank
Psychology
#3493 World Rank
Computer Science
#5085 World Rank
Biology
#3295 World Rank
Physics
#3899 World Rank
Nursing
#6180 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#958 World Rank
Law
#1133 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1478 World Rank
Communications
#1538 World Rank
Philosophy
#2248 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2496 World Rank
Economics
#3770 World Rank
Anthropology
#7098 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are The Citadel's Most influential alumni?

The Citadel 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Criminal Justice, and Law

Nancy Mace

American politician

Sarah J. Zorn

American regimental commander

David Wilson

American military officer

Cesar Rodriguez

United States Air Force pilot

John Kimmons

John Kimmons

United States Army general

James C. Tison Jr.

James C. Tison Jr.

NOAA admiral

Edward C. Mann

U.S. Representative from South Carolina

Mark Powell

American writer

Ellis Johnson

American football coach

Neill W. Macaulay Jr.

Cuban revolutionary

Charles E. Daniel

American politician

William E. Cooper

American Army general