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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
86% of 2,470 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.8
SAT Math
579 average
530-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
589 average
540-620 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
25 average
22-28 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $34,290
Out-of-state: $57,546
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,128
Out-of-state: $37,384
Room and Board
$7,968
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Freshman Award
$15,792
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$37,453
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
215
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
12%
10-19
26%
20-29
38%
30-39
19%
40-49
2%
50-99
2%
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Charleston Population
139,714
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
100% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bulldog
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.3%
Asian
1.9%
Black/African-American
6.6%
Hispanic/Latino
7.3%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
5.2%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.2%
White
77.1%
Unknown
1.2%
International Students
0.7% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning
86.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
65.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
13.0%
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