College of Charleston
1,893 reviews
  1. Charleston, SC
  2. 4 Year
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College of Charleston Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$17,609/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $12,819/ year
  • $30-48k
    $15,182/ year
  • $49-75k
    $17,709/ year
  • $76-110k
    $19,766/ year
  • $110k+
    $20,526/ 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
$11,322/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,866/ year
Average Housing Costs
$11,629/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,790/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,224/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
44%
Average Loan Amount
$6,764/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
74%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,301/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    23%
  • State Grant Aid
    52%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    38%
  • Pell Grant
    23%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,383
  • State Grant Aid
    $5,078
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $5,763
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,250
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 200 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    37%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    22%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    9%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    20%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    12%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
B+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
80%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.65 responses
Graduation Rate
67%
National
47%
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