Coastal Carolina University saw about 14,057 applications in the fall of 2018. The South Carolina based university accepted about 70% of the applicants, of which about 24% were enrolled. Getting into CCU could be easy if students are at par with the academic requirements of the university.
Coast Carolina University offers programs across 84 majors in bachelor’s degree and 26 master’s degree programs, along with doctorate. The programs at CCU range from business, communications, engineering to art. Students can pick any program they wish to enrol into.
|Application portal||Apply online through college portal|
|Average SAT score||1030-1170|
|Average ACT score||19-24|
|Mode of payment||Cash/cheque/money order/credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express)|
|Intake seasons||Fall, Spring, Summer|
|Academic calendar||Semester based|
|Financial aid||Scholarships/ Federal state grants/Need-based aid/ Federal work study and loans.|
The application deadline for Undergraduate admissions is on a Rolling basis. For Graduate admissions, all admission deadlines differ according to programs. The table below depicts common deadline dates for individual colleges.
|Wall College of Business Administration||June 15||Nov 15||April 15|
|Spadoni College of Education||June 1||Nov 1||May 1|
|Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts||May 1/June 15||Nov 1||NA|
|Gupta College of Science||Jan 15/June 15||Nov 1/Nov 15||NA|
|HTC Honors College||June 15||Nov 15||May 1|
Based in South Carolina, Coastal Carolina University has a demographic with over 200 students hailing from 70 different countries. The university accepts international students who wish to participate in the wide range of programs the university has to offer. The university offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees including BA, BS, MBA, MS, and many more.
Any international student who has completed high school or a bachelor’s degree can apply for bachelor’s and master’s degrees, respectively. The students would also be required to submit documents, as follows.
Application fee: $45
All international students, who are non-native English speakers, are required to submit proof of their efficiency in the English language while submitting documents for their application. The students can take any recognized English proficiency tests. Here are few minimum requirements of popular English proficiency tests:
|TOEFL||iBT :71 PBT:527||iBT :79 PBT: 527|
International students applying for an F-1 or J-1 visa to study in the USA are required to submit an I-20 form or the ‘certificate of eligibility’, issued by Coastal Carolina University. The university needs documents on behalf of the student to issue an I-20 form to the applicant. The student would be issued the form only when they are admitted to the university. The applicant must fill a Confidential Financial Statement to obtain the I-20 form. Along with the form, students also need to submit,
Coastal Carolina University offers 84 majors for bachelor’s programs. The programs include Accounting, chemistry, communications, engineering science and many more. Students are considered for admission once they have filled their online application and submitted all the required documents. Applicants in their final year of high school or graduate high school can apply for a bachelor’s degree.
Application portal: Freshmen admission application
Application fee: $45
Coastal Carolina University offers 26 master’s programs through its 5 schools. All the programs ranging from MBA, MA, MS to more. The programs have varied deadlines and admission requirements, tailored to suit the same. Students who have completed their bachelor’s degree of four years or equivalent can apply to the same.
|Requirement||MBA||M.Acc||MA Communication||M.Ed. special education||MS Information systems technology|
|Work experience||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required||Optional (in-lieu of GRE)|
|Professional CV/Resume||Required||Not required||Not required||Not required||Required|
|Admissions interview||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required||Not required|
Coastal Carolina university invites students from all over the world to partake in their programs. The university offers admissions based completely on the academic merit of the student. International students at CCU are automatically considered for all merit-based scholarships. The students can check their admission status by tracking under the site name WebAdvisor, where they are supposed to register.