Charleston Southern University, Charleston (CSU)

Charleston, SC

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Charleston Southern University, Charleston

Charleston Southern University, Charleston

Charleston Southern University, Charleston Student Essentials

Charleston Southern University, Charleston Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Baptist
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Buccaneers
Website: www.csuniv.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $21,440
Out-of-State Tuition: $21,440
Retention Rate: 56%
Enrollment: 4,706
Year Established: 1964

About CSU

With a prime location in the near the coastline, student life at Charleston Southern University is perhaps one of the school’s finest attributes.
In addition to year-round outdoor activities in South Carolina’s mild weather, the school features many student clubs and organizations, including campus ministries and service opportunities.

The university also offers a variety of academics, administered through the following divisions:

* College of Humanities and Social Sciences
* College of Science and Mathematics
* School of Business
* School of Education
* School of Nursing

Nearly 60 undergraduate programs are available through these schools and colleges, as are master’s degree programs in Criminal Justice, Education, Business Administration and Nursing.

Though not guaranteed, approximately 95% of CSU students receive some form of financial aid. This can come from a variety of sources, including federal grants and loans, and scholarships sponsored by the state of South Carolina.

CSU also funds a number of scholarships for eligible students. For example, qualified freshmen can earn a maximum of $3,125 from the ASPIRE Scholarship, and dependents of Southern Baptist pastors can apply for the International Missionary Dependent Award.

CSU Map & Location

Charleston Southern University, Charleston
9200 University Blvd
Charleston, SC 29406


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Getting Around CSU

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Charleston, SC

Winter
Dec
62
40
Jan
59
37
Feb
63
41
Spring
Mar
70
47
Apr
77
53
May
83
62
Summer
Jun
88
70
Jul
91
73
Aug
90
72
Fall
Sep
85
67
Oct
77
57
Nov
70
48

CSU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 3,897
Freshman Class 987
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 4,706

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 23%
  • Caucasian: 48%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 25%
Latino 2%
African American 23%
Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 25%

Undergraduate 83%
Graduate 17%
Full-Time 65%
Part-Time 35%
Women 61%
Men 39%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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Charleston Southern University, Charleston

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