Coastal Carolina University

Men's MCLA Contact: Taylor Poth
Profile
Size
7 / 10
9,898 Undergrads / 10,663 Students
Cost
4 / 10
$16,224 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
61% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
67%
Overall Graduation Rate
42%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
26% / 42%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Road trips for the team are mostly in the Southeastern region traveling to states like Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina to play Florida Gulf Coast University, Georgia Southern, and Davidson. Their in-state road trips include teams like The Citadel, College of Charleston, and Savannah College of Art and Design.

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Location
103 Tom Trout Drive, Conway, SC, 29526, Conway, SC, 29526 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Myrtle Beach South Carolina Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Florence South Carolina Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Where Grads Work
  • SJMS
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • Verizon Wireless
  • US Army
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • State Farm
  • Wyndham Vacation Ownership
  • Citi
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Target
  • Walmart
  • Dell SecureWorks
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Benefitfocus
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Human Resources
  • Community and Social Services
  • Research
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
460 - 540
Math
510 - 580
Total
1010 - 1160
ACT
English
18 - 24
Math
18 - 24
Composite
19 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 18,563 8,084 10,479
% Admitted 61% 59% 63%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 22% 20%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.48
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (23%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (12%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
    Communication & Journalism (9%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Education (6%)
    Health Professions (5%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (4%)
    Military Tech. & Applied Sciences (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    History (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Foreign Languages
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Engineering
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $16,224

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$11,200 $25,120
    Books & Supplies$1,170 $1,170
    Cost of Living$9,414 $9,414
    Personal Expenses$3,804 $3,804
     
    Sticker Price$25,588 $39,326

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    94% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship78%$8,627
    Federal Grants37%$4,570
    Pell Grants37%$4,440
    Other Federal4%$1,097
    State & Local Grants48%$5,804
    Institutional Grants33%$6,682
     
    Student Loans73%$9,325
    Federal Loans72%$5,710
    Other Loans15%$17,526

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $31.6 Million $2,961

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,000 $266

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,750 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.18 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 26% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 12 10
    Fondling 2 -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 3 2
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 5 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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