#755 Overall Influence #435 Desirability Rank

College of Charleston

Liberal arts college in Charleston, South Carolina

From Wikipedia

The College of Charleston is a public liberal arts college in Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770 and chartered in 1785, it is the oldest college in South Carolina, the 13th oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, and the oldest municipal college in the country. The founders of the college include three future signers of the Declaration of Independence , and three future signers of the United States Constitution .

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,214

Acceptance

74%

Graduation Rate

66%

Median SAT Score

1170

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$12,518

Fees (in-state)

$460

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

9K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

66 George St, Charleston SC 29424-0001

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

25 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is College of Charleston 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

#552 World Rank
Business
#512 World Rank
Education
#400 World Rank
History
#819 World Rank
Engineering
#598 World Rank
Computer Science
#671 World Rank
Political Science
#934 World Rank
Medical
#662 World Rank
Philosophy
#1007 World Rank
Literature
#1182 World Rank
Biology
#1108 World Rank
Chemistry
#795 World Rank
Communications
#1000 World Rank
Mathematics
#1322 World Rank
Physics
#1488 World Rank
Religious Studies
#539 World Rank
Anthropology
#1258 World Rank
Psychology
#817 World Rank
Sociology
#1829 World Rank
Economics
#1266 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#525 World Rank
Law
#558 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#890 World Rank
Social Work
#4430 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are College of Charleston's Most influential alumni?

College of Charleston 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Education, and Law

Logan A Combee

Researcher

Kathleen G Bryant

Researcher

Reid C Chamberlain

Researcher

Lucas A Freeman

Researcher

L Alexis Hoeferlin

Researcher

Hunter Gilstrap

American soccer player

Thea Kozakis

Researcher

Matthew J Pava

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-9867-4577

Matthew J Pava

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-9867-4577

Matthew J Graves

Researcher

William D Hendricks

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-2841-577X

Leslie B Hart

Researcher