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Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Carolina University

108 James P. Blanton Circle
Conway, SC 29526
(843) 347-3161

Founded in 1954, Coastal Carolina University is a public, 4-year, research institution. Coastal, which is 3.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Conway, SC. CCU is the seventh largest institution in the state of South Carolina. It offers subjects such as business management and graphic design. This public university offers one certificate, 38 degrees at the bachelors level, and nine masters level degrees to students. 8,706 students pursued degrees from the 44 programs at this university in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits Coastal. This university is one of 5 research universities in South Carolina.

Admission

In 2010, 8,706 students applied to Coastal. It admitted 73% of applicants or 6,442 students. Approximately 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 8,706 students applied to Coastal. It admitted 73% of applicants or 6,442 students. Approximately 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 74%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 76%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 71%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 8,706 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 8,706 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3918
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4788
  • Undergraduate Male: 3855
  • Undergraduate Female: 4348
  • Graduate Male: 136
  • Graduate Female: 367

Faculty Demographics

539 instructors work for this university. Almost two-thirds of the instructors are full-time and close to 35% of faculty are part-time. 253 out of 539 faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

539 instructors work for this university. Almost two-thirds of the instructors are full-time and close to 35% of faculty are part-time. 253 out of 539 faculty are female.

  • Male: 286
  • Female: 253
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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