Charleston Southern University

Men's D1 Coach: Marc MacMillan
5 / 10
2,945 Undergrads / 3,414 Students
5 / 10
$17,866 Net Price
8 / 10
50% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Big South Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
28% / 41%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
Landen Loyd Pepperell GA P
Ashton Wilson TNXL Academy FL SS
Peyton Basler Lansing KS SS
Corey Braun Osceola FL
Noah Bright Henry Ford II MI C
Hector A. Candelas TNXL Academy FL OF
Reagan Fairchild Aiken SC P
Dylan King Manheim Township PA P
Nick Rodriguez Jesuit FL 3B
Ryan Skelly Jesuit FL P
Evan Truitt Stephen Decatur MD P
Ryan Waldschmidt Braden River FL SS
Eric Wilson Highland VA 3B
Jake Wurms Farragut TN P
JB Berry South Carroll MD P
Baker Cox AC Flora SC P
Josh Griggs Marlboro Academy SC P
James Hanvey Walhalla SC SS
Sam Massey Augusta Christian GA P
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
Events By Charleston Southern University Coaches
Aug 24 '19
Charleston, SC
Men's 13-18
Jan 11 '20
Charleston, SC
Men's 13-18
Feb 1 '20
Charleston, SC
Men's 13-18
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Myrtle Beach South Carolina Area
  • Florence South Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Augusta Georgia Area
  • Savannah Georgia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Sumter South Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • Charleston Southern University
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston County School District
  • Boeing
  • United States Air Force
  • Santee Cooper
  • US Army
  • Roper St. Francis
  • Trident Technical College
  • Berkeley County School District
  • Benefitfocus
  • Wells Fargo
  • South Carolina Federal Credit Union
  • Scientific Research Corporation
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Business Development
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Community and Social Services
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Engineering
  • Arts and Design
  • Program and Project Management
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
460 - 560
500 - 580
960 - 1140
19 - 26
18 - 24
20 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 5,398 1,809 3,589
% Admitted 50% 51% 49%
% Admits That Enroll 22% 24% 20%
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TOEFL (English proficiency)
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (18%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (15%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (11%)
Education (11%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (6%)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science (6%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (6%)
Social Sciences (5%)
Psychology (5%)
Psychology, General (5%)
Communication and Media Studies, Other (5%)
Communication & Journalism (5%)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (5%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (5%)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching (4%)
Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$26,000
Books & Supplies$1,400
Cost of Living$10,400
Personal Expenses$3,800
Sticker Price$41,600

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship99%$20,886
Federal Grants40%$4,859
Pell Grants40%$4,491
Other Federal16%$917
State & Local Grants69%$6,852
Institutional Grants98%$14,161
Student Loans55%$7,494
Federal Loans53%$6,067
Other Loans8%$10,493

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $19.6 Million $5,750

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $15,000 $287

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 7.0%

Avg. rate for colleges with baseball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,981 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,900

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 6.68 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 28% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery 1 1
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 5 5
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with other professional programs
Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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