Individuals of all ages and backgrounds are drawn to Charleston for higher education. Why? Have you ever watched a movie and wished you were there? Now's your chance to make that happen. The scenic campuses are so beautiful in Charleston, they've been featured in movies, such as The Notebook and The Patriot. Okay, so it isn't just because of campus beauty.
Charleston is also home to one of the oldest and most regal public universities in the nation, with a student population made up of 63% females. Did you hear that gentlemen? Charleston has a lively Greek life, diverse degree options like archaeology, and unique after hours activities, like joining a sailing team.
University of Charleston offers 45 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 737 students graduated with students earning 415 Bachelor's degrees, 172 Master's degrees, 76 Associate's degrees, and 74 Doctoral degrees.
Medical University of South Carolina offers 54 degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 1,000 students graduated with students earning 452 Doctoral degrees, 322 Master's degrees, 223 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Certificates.
Carver Career Center offers 10 degree programs. It's a very small, public, two-year college in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 79 students graduated with students earning 66 Certificates, and 13 Associate's degrees.
West Virginia Junior College-Charleston offers 10 degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, two-year college in a small city. In 2019, 54 students graduated with students earning 46 Associate's degrees, and 8 Certificates.
Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Charleston offers 9 degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, two-year college in a midsize city. In 2019, 254 students graduated with students earning 184 Certificates, and 70 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Citadel Military College of South Carolina Charleston, SC||18 : 1||3,767|
|College of Charleston Charleston, SC||20 : 1||10,545|
|Carver Career Center Charleston, WV||15 : 1||177|
|Eastern Illinois University Charleston, IL||21 : 1||7,806|
|Charleston Southern University Charleston, SC||16 : 1||3,477|
|Southeastern Institute-Charleston North Charleston, SC||21 : 1||192|
|University of Charleston Charleston, WV||24 : 1||2,718|
|Charleston School of Beauty Culture Charleston, WV||87|
|West Virginia Junior College-Charleston Charleston, WV||36 : 1||179|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Charleston North Charleston, SC||209|
|Garnet Career Center Charleston, WV||86|
|Ross Medical Education Center-Charleston Charleston, WV||141|
|Charleston Cosmetology Institute Charleston, SC||154|
|Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Charleston Charleston, SC||51 : 1||411|
|Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC||21 : 1||2,971|
|Trident Technical College Charleston, SC||48 : 1||12,351|
|Mountain State School of Massage Charleston, WV||30|
|Charleston School of Law Charleston, SC||27 : 1||612|