College of Charleston Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Charleston, SC, College of Charleston is one of the best universities in the state of South Carolina. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for College of Charleston in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is College of Charleston.

66 George Street Charleston, SC 29424-0001
Phone: (843) 953-5670
Email: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.cofc.edu

Rankings: College of Charleston

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 10
Score: 74
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 15
Average freshman retention rate: 81.5%
6-year graduation rate: 60.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 56
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 34.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 3.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 16:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 80.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 11
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1140-1300
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 26%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 62%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 64.2%
Financial resources rank: 56
Alumni giving rank: 17
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 18.9%

Essential Facts: College of Charleston

College of Charleston History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 34%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 11%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 16%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 35%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, yearbook