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General Information843-347-3161
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedBachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Doctor's degree - research/scholarship, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate
Campus SettingCity, Small
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 10,663 (9,897 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18 to 1

Mission Statement

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic public institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
 
‌Coastal Carolina University offers baccalaureate degrees in 74 major fields of study. Among CCU's 21 graduate-level programs are 18 master's degrees, two educational specialist degrees, and the Ph.D. in marine science: coastal and marine systems science. The most popular undergraduate majors are marine science, management, exercise and sport science, communication and psychology. CCU boasts a growing array of internship, research and international opportunities for students, as well as numerous online programs through Coastal Online.
 
‌The University comprises 115 main buildings on 633 acres, including the Coastal Science Center and the Burroughs & Chapin Center for Marine and Wetland Studies, located in the Atlantic Center on U.S. 501, and the General James Hackler Golf Course at Coastal Carolina University, a public 18-hole golf facility located adjacent to the campus. The University also offers courses at the Myrtle Beach Education Center, and in Litchfield and Georgetown. A 1,105-acre tract that includes a portion of Waties Island provides a natural laboratory for extensive study in marine science and wetlands biology on an Atlantic coast barrier island.
 
The Coastal Carolina University Office of Veterans Services mission is to assist veterans in making the transition to college from the military and the transition to the workforce after college; to utilize the Veterans Success Team to retain and graduate veterans and their family members; and to conduct training for staff and faculty on veterans issues.
 
The Office of Veterans Services was created to better serve the growing veteran and veteran family member population at Coastal Carolina University. Our mission is to assist veterans in making the transition to college from the military and the transition to the workforce after college; to utilize the Veterans Success Team to retain and graduate veterans and their family members; and to conduct training for staff and faculty on veterans’ issues.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army)
Study abroad
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Not applicable
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Advanced placement credits
 
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 468168
Instructional 468168
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0