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Charleston Southern University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,213 Students

56% Admitted

  • 3,492 full time
  • 782 part time
  • 908 men full time
  • 1,523 women full time
  • 3,513 applied
  • 2,268 admitted
  • 696 enrolled

3,061 Undergraduates

$24,100 Tuition/Year

  • 445 Graduates
  • 15 Non-Degree
  • $24,100 in state
  • $40 fees
  • $10,200 room & board
  • $1,400 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Baptist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Nikki Watson
  • 0
  • please do not skip reading this review! this college recently changed their standards. last year a kid got stomped to death. there is a mass problem with alcohol, sex and…

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  • Arnicia from Sumter, SC
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  • I love the campus, it's not too big and everything is neat. I enjoy the events we have around campus, including the sports and chapel on Wednesdays. I love how…

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  • Know Before You Go:)
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  • Charleston Southern Unviersity is a small Christian school so in order to truly enjoy your college exprence make sure you get an apartment. If you are struggling academically there is…

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  • Angel from Sumter, SC
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  • CSU has an excellent location close to stores and eateries ,two minutes from a water park and close to downtown Charleston and the beach. The campus is BEAUTIFUL and peaceful,…

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  • CSU student
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  • csu is an awesome university. it offers outstanding courses and does just as the university's mission states, integrating faith in learning, leading, and serving.…

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Mission Statement

Promoting Academic Excellence in a Christian Environment

Charleston Southern University
  • Located in Charleston, SC
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 3,213 students enrolled
  • 56% admitted
  • $24,100 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Tarah from Anderson, SC
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Charleston is very beautiful and there is plenty of free entertainment around the school, and on it.

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  • 5
  • Corinna from Sumter, SC
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus life and atmosphere is absolutely beautiful and everyone is very welcoming. There is always something to do. Plenty of games, good food, tutoring help, and nice facilities that allow for an overall pleasurable experience.

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  • 5
  • Ciera from Florence, SC
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is not too big but not too small. I love the feel of the environment. The campus is beautiful and so is many Charleston areas that you could visit. Every weekend there is some event to attend.

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  • 5
  • TABITHA from Georgetown, SC
  • I am a current student here

    Everyone here is so friendly. The school is just the right size where you can actually get to know people but just big enough to have your own space.

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