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The College of Charleston

The College of Charleston

66 George St
Charleston, SC 29424-0001
(843) 953-5500

The College of Charleston is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1770. C of C, which is 0.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Charleston, SC. It is the oldest the sixth largest institution in the state of South Carolina. It offers subjects including forensic accounting and art. This liberal arts college offers nine certificates, 46 degrees at the bachelors level, and 20 degrees at the masters level to students. 11,532 students sought degrees from the 58 programs at C of C in 2010. This liberal arts college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This school is one of 18 liberal arts colleges in South Carolina.

Admission

In 2010, 11,083 students applied to this school for admission. This school admitted close to 69% of applicants or 7,758 students. 69% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 11,083 students applied to this school for admission. This school admitted close to 69% of applicants or 7,758 students. 69% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 70%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 67%

Student Demographics

In 2010, C of C enrolled 11,532 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, C of C enrolled 11,532 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4036
  • Total Enrolled Female: 7496
  • Undergraduate Male: 3846
  • Undergraduate Female: 6275
  • Graduate Male: 268
  • Graduate Female: 1143

Faculty Demographics

847 instructors work for this school. 510 out of 847 faculty are full-time and about 39% of teachers are part-time. 414 out of 847 instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

847 instructors work for this school. 510 out of 847 faculty are full-time and about 39% of teachers are part-time. 414 out of 847 instructors are female.

  • Male: 433
  • Female: 414
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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