Citadel Military College of South Carolina

171 Moultrie St, Charleston, SC

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Citadel Military College of South Carolina, a public institution, offers a large number of educational opportunities, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Charleston, South Carolina, the campus offers an urban setting for students to study in. Approximately three thousand students are enrolled per year at Citadel Military College of South Carolina.

A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:

  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Security And Protective Services
  • Engineering

To be considered for admissions, students may be asked to complete an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit school transcripts, which are then reviewed by admissions staff. The majority of students admitted to Citadel Military College of South Carolina achieve an SAT score between 960 to 1170, or an ACT composite score in a range of 20 to 23. This school has an admissions rate of about 57 percent of which only 45 percent decided to attend. More information from the admissions office can be found at

Tuition & fees at this school vary for in-state and out-of-state residents. In-state tuition costs around $11,000 per year and out-of-state tuition costing $30,000 annually. This school may offer financial aid for students that are eligible in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

This school has several athletic programs overseen by the NCAA. Available sports offered may include:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division I-AA)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division I-AA)
  • Track & Field (NCAA Division I-AA)

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Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may provide a better idea of the students Citadel Military College of South Carolina accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is about 3,500. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 17% enrolling as graduate students and 76% as undergraduate students.


Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $17,200. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $40 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition estimates per year:
    • In-State Tuition: $150-$180
    • Nonresident Student Tuition: $410-$492
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • In-State: $440-$530 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $820-$980 per unit
  • The average estimated cost for on campus dorms & meals is listed to be around $7,700, the price includes twenty meals per week

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid87%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships73%$11,556
Receiving Student Loans56%$8,781

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Citadel Military College of South Carolina may offer student services like those listed below:

  • Distance learning
  • Weekend and night classes available
  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Citadel Military College of South Carolina is close to 69%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years62%
Graduating in 5 Years5%
Graduating in 6 Years2%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
    • * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1974)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division I-AA classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Southern Conference)
  • Basketball (Southern Conference)
  • Track and Field (Southern Conference)
  • Football (Southern Conference)
  • Golf
  • Rifle
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences



Engineering Technology

English Language and Literature

Foreign Languages and Literature


Mathematics and Statistics

Military Technology

Natural Resources and Conservation

Physical Sciences


Recreation and Fitness Studies

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

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