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    UC offers small school charm, challenging academics, a wide variety of majors and pre-professional programs, an amazing location, a curriculum that encourages innovation and entrepreneurialism, and a great campus life.

    We are home to great ideas – and those who create them. Launch your next great idea here.


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    UC Scholarships

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    Be accepted to the University of Charleston, and you could be eligible for significant scholarships. (Scholarships listed in our Fact Sheet are only for undergraduate students.)

    UC Course Schedules

    Your journey begins in the classroom. UC’s outcomes-based curriculum requires each course and degree program to have clear statements about the skills or knowledge a student must demonstrate (competencies) to meet a specific learning goal (outcome). View our detailed course descriptions.

    Global Connection

    UC students come from all over the US and the world, creating a campus that is diverse, exciting and provides a global perspective to all of our students. In addition to our growing number of international students, we also offer many study abroad opportunities. A world of opportunities awaits you at UC!

    Upcoming Events

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    February 25-28
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    University of Charleston to Showcase School’s Diversity with WorldFest

    March 8

    UC-Beckley Open House

    March 12-16

    Spring Break

    April 6

    Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)

    April 7

    University of Charleston Students to Host UC’s Rhododendron Run and Festival

    April 21

    ExRx Experience Pharmacy Open House

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    University News

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    February 22
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    UC Radiologic Technology Program has 100% Passage Rate

    February 14
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    Beckley Nursing Students Have 100% Pass Rate

    February 5
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    Pharmacy Student Accepts Post-Graduate Fellowship with Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation

    January 24
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    University of Charleston to Offer Weekend Nursing Program