Coastal Carolina University

Men's MCLA Contact: Scott Balzano
7 / 10
9,917 Undergrads / 10,641 Students
4 / 10
$16,368 Net Price
4 / 10
70% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
28% / 44%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
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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103 Tom Trout Drive, Conway, SC, 29526, Conway, SC, 29526 See Directions
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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
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
460 - 540
510 - 580
1010 - 1160
18 - 24
17 - 24
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.

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SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 14,057 6,073 7,984
% Admitted 70% 68% 71%
% Admits That Enroll 24% 26% 22%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.48
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (24%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (13%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (12%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Education (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Social Sciences (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Health Professions (4%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (4%)
    Military Tech. & Applied Sciences (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    History (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Foreign Languages
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Physical Sciences
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    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.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$11,716 $25,120
    Books & Supplies$1,062 $1,062
    Cost of Living$9,452 $9,452
    Personal Expenses$3,290 $3,290
    Sticker Price$25,520 $39,326

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship77%$8,942
    Federal Grants36%$4,938
    Pell Grants36%$4,725
    Other Federal7%$1,083
    State & Local Grants49%$5,965
    Institutional Grants31%$7,068
    Student Loans72%$9,423
    Federal Loans70%$5,620
    Other Loans16%$18,035

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $35.7 Million $3,358

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    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: 6.5%

    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.


    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.


    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, 28% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    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
    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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