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Coastal Carolina University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $7,500 $7,600 $8,650 $8,950 3.5%
Out-of-state $16,190 $16,590 $18,090 $18,770 3.8%
Books and supplies $984 $1,014 $1,044 $1,071 2.6%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,690 $6,680 $6,970 $7,200 3.3%
Other $4,096 $4,218 $4,344 $4,465 2.8%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
On Campus $19,270 $19,512 $21,008 $21,686 3.2%
Out-of-state          
On Campus $27,960 $28,502 $30,448 $31,506 3.5%
 

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Map of Coastal Carolina University

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $45
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2008
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 7,514 4,012 3,502
Percent admitted 69% 60% 81%
Percent admitted who enrolled 32% 34% 30%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2008 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 1,361 82%
ACT 611 37%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 460 540
SAT Math 480 560
ACT Composite 20 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges 1/1/1976 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs 4/1/2001 -   Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 3/20/1999 -   Accredited