Charleston Southern University
678 reviews
  1. Charleston, SC
  2. 4 Year
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Charleston Southern University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$17,561/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $17,676/ year
  • $30-48k
    $18,750/ year
  • $49-75k
    $17,498/ year
  • $76-110k
    $16,320/ year
  • $110k+
    $20,646/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$23,440/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,440/ year
Average Housing Costs
$9,270/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
Data not available
Books & Supplies
$1,400/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
77%
Average Loan Amount
$8,196/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
98%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$16,938/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    48%
  • State Grant Aid
    70%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    97%
  • Pell Grant
    48%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,501
  • State Grant Aid
    $6,014
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $10,515
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,161
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 70 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    36%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    29%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    11%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    23%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    1%

Overall Value

Value
B
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
77%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.26 responses
Graduation Rate
34%
National
47%
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