Total Cost $21,686
Total Enrollment 8,360
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 18 : 1

Coastal Carolina University
108 James P. Blanton Circle, Conway, South Carolina 29526
(843) 347-3161

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution that seeks to develop students who are both knowledgeable in their chosen fields and prepared to be productive, responsible, healthy citizens with a global perspective. To deliver on this commitment, Coastal Carolina recruits highly qualified and motivated students, faculty, and staff from the region, state, nation, and world to create a diverse and dynamic student-centered learning environment. Because Coastal Carolina embraces the teacher-scholar model, it places primary emphasis on high quality teaching and engaged learning, and it supports faculty research, creative activities, and expert collaboration in the community, state, nation, more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus Setting City: Small
Disability Services Student 4%
Yearly Application Deadline July 1 & Priority deadline for scholarships June 1.
Admissions Office Phone 800-277-7000
Admissions Office Email
Admissions Office Address Coastal Carolina University P.O. Box 261954 Conway, SC 29528-6054
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $45

In order to be accepted to Coastal Carolina University, you should have:

  • A High School Record
  • Completed a college prep course
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 460
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 540
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 480
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 560
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 20
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 23
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savannah long on April 06, 2012 said:

hi im eleven and i want to be a marine bioligist and this college seems like a great oppertunitie for me( as i get older ) i want to attend because it seems perfect! thankyou,love future marine bioligist <3

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