Coastal Carolina University
#3008 Overall Influence#613 Desirability Rank

Coastal Carolina University

Public, state-supported, liberal arts university in Conway, South Carolina, United States

Coastal Carolina University is a public university in Conway, South Carolina. Founded in 1954, it became an independent university in 1993.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

14,057

Acceptance

70%

Graduation Rate

42%

Median SAT Score

1100

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,356

Fees (in-state)

$180

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$44,500

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

10K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

103 Tom Trout Drive, Conway SC 29526

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

20 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

46 per 100k

Violent Crime

8 per 100k

What is Coastal Carolina University 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

#1268 World Rank #552 USA Rank
Biology
#1270 World Rank #705 USA Rank
History
#1551 World Rank #840 USA Rank
Business
#2733 World Rank #982 USA Rank
Computer Science
#3411 World Rank #1118 USA Rank
Literature
#3063 World Rank #1136 USA Rank
Sociology
#5411 World Rank #1268 USA Rank
Economics
#3434 World Rank #1380 USA Rank
Medical
#3248 World Rank #1391 USA Rank
Education
#3919 World Rank #1768 USA Rank
Psychology

Other areas of influence

#679 World Rank #490 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#1614 World Rank #790 USA Rank
Law
#2079 World Rank #970 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Coastal Carolina University's Most influential alumni?

Coastal Carolina University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Biology, and History. Coastal Carolina University’s most academically influential people include Patrick Swayze, Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr., and Bailey Hanks.

Patrick Swayze
Patrick Swayze

American actor, dancer and singer-songwriter

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Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr.
Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr.

American police officer

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Bailey Hanks
Bailey Hanks

American musical theatre actress

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Michael Kelly
Michael Kelly

American actor

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Chad Mureta
Chad Mureta

American writer and businessperson

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Kiera Cass

American writer of young-adult speculative fiction

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Amber Campbell

American hammer thrower

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Kheli Dube
Kheli Dube

Soccer player

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Mubarike Chisoni

Professional soccer player

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Brooke Weisbrod

American Sportscaster

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Elise Testone
Elise Testone

Singer

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Stephen Hartley

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-2332-0969

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