At UC, we welcome the thinkers, the inventors, the business leaders, the poets and artists, the athletes, the game changers, and the discoverers. You’ll find your home here among bright, passionate students and faculty, an innovative curriculum, and a supportive atmosphere. Our smaller campus is perfect for your biggest dreams. Start your journey here. We’ll help you get there. Wherever it is you want to go.
The Innovation Center is a first-class, intercollegiate athletic facility for basketball and volleyball and a distinctive site for fostering innovation and entrepreneurialism among students, faculty and community residents.
Find out more about how surprisingly affordable our tuition is, our wide range of programs, and how you can fit getting your UC degree into even your busy life.
We understand cost is a big consideration, but you might be surprised at how affordable UC can be. We work hard to make sure anyone who wants to come to UC can do so. If you are considering an undergraduate degree, use our Net Price Calculator to find out what it will cost. If you are searching for our Regional, Online or Graduate level programs, click here to find out about their costs.
Whatever your dreams — to start your own business, to work in health care, to teach the next generation, or even if you don’t quite know what your dreams can lead to yet — you will find a program here that fits.
Busy life? We get it. That’s why UC offers online degrees to help you accomplish your goals without interrupting your life. We offer both undergraduate and graduate level programs to help you fit your degree into your life.
UC is home to a distinguished group of graduate level programs, many of which are hybrid or online to accommodate working adults.
The Pharmacy School offers you personalized attention in a small classroom setting. Our emphasis is on rural health and underserved communities, and our students learn in both the classroom and through community service outreach.
The goal of our School of Business and Leadership is to equip you with real world knowledge and experience to help you lead a corporation – or to start your own. We offer a unique mentoring program, international practicums, and the opportunity to succeed in today’s fast changing business world.
The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program is unique in emphasizing a holistic approach to healthcare, as well as teamwork and collaboration among students.
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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.)
Do you have a 4.0 high school GPA? Join an elite community of University of Charleston students in the UC Honors College. Learn more about our Honors College.
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.
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!
So. Georgia / So. Sandwich Is.
Trinidad and Tobago
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