Charleston Southern University: Tuition & Loans

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Tuition and fees per year
$21,500
Average tuition price at Charleston Southern University is high, around $21,400 annually. The additional fees at Charleston Southern University not covered by tuition are about $100; which comes to a total of $21,500 per year.

If you were looking for a less costly college in SC, see the Affordable Colleges in South Carolina ranking. The chart below shows Charleston Southern University tuition costs and additional fees compared to the competing and nearby colleges:

Anunual Tuition and Fees in Charleston Southern University and Competing Colleges

Charleston Southern University Tuition Comparison Chart

Books and Supplies

The average cost of books and additional supplies required to study at Charleston Southern University is $1,400 a year; this is a reasonable price if compared to other colleges in South Carolina.

FAFSA Application

FAFSA Code
2015-2016
003419
If you would like to file your FAFSA application for Federal Student Aid, the college code for Charleston Southern University is 003419. Please verify this code before using it with your FAFSA application.

Federal Student Aid is an office of the US Department of Education, which provides money for college to eligible students. To meet minimum eligibility requirements you will need to have a valid Social Security number and high school diploma or GED certificate.

Repaying Your School Loans

Repayment
Failure Rate
4%
The government reported that the median federal student loan amount for Charleston Southern University is approximately $8,300.

At the same time, 4.10% of the recent Charleston Southern University graduates have failed to maintain their federal student loan repayments in 2012

This rate of loan repayment defaults (4.10%) is 1 and might lead to a conclusion that Charleston Southern University graduates have great career perspectives.

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