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Why Consider Charleston?

Some Reasons to Include Us in Your College Search

Thanks for taking a few minutes to check us out! Here are some reasons to consider the College of Charleston while you're comparison shopping for an education.

We're Affordable - College of Charleston is a Princeton Review "Best Value College". Our tuition and fees fall well below many other in-state schools, both public and private.

We're Sporty - With 21 NCAA Division I teams competing in the Southern Conference, and almost two dozen intramural sports from Aikido to Ultimate Frisbee, we've got athletics and recreation covered. School spirit rules in the CougarNation.

We're Connected - College of Charleston is one of the Top 100 Social Media Colleges in the country.

We're Green - According to The Princeton Review, we're one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada.

We're in Charleston - Charleston ranks among the top for careers, "cool factor" and quality of life.

We've Got Reach - Our leading study abroad, alternative break and other travel programs set the College of Charleston apart and give students the reach to discover and achieve all their dreams.

We have a lot to offer, and might be the right fit for you. We invite you to browse this site, learn more about us and come for a visit!