Charleston, South Carolina

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina | The Citadel

Public school in South Carolina with 2,900 total undergraduate students

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Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$22,022
Out-of-state
$22,022

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$8,760

$30,001–48,000
$14,993

$48,001–75,000
$18,962

$75,001–110,000
$21,669

Over $110,000
$21,599

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Admissions

Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
81%
Women
73%

Men
82%

Total number of applicants
2,672
Women: 15%
Men: 85%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
33%

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Not used

TOEFL Policy (International Applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT Testing policy
Required

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 60%
ACT: 40%
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Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
703
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
11%
Enrolled men:
89%
6-year graduation rate
72%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
84%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
1%
Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander: 3%
Black: 10%
Hispanic: 7%
Native American: 0%
Other: 5%
White: 75%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
12:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors and Careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Southern Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Southern Conference

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Location

171 Moultrie St
Charleston, SC 29409
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Southeast

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(843) 225-3294
171 Moultrie St
Charleston, SC 29409