What Makes Us Special

About University of Charleston

The University of Charleston prepares students for a life of productive work, enlightened living and community involvement. UC is a private, non-profit institution with locations in Charleston, Beckley and Martinsburg, West Virginia as well as online. Our nationally recognized outcomes-based curriculum focuses on flexible, learner-centered, and demonstrable learning. Students are prepared to thrive in the real world with skills in Citizenship, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Ethical Practice, Inquiry, and their chosen career.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.3

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 57%
Men 43%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 61%  Help

More About our Students

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Price of Attendance in 2014-15  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 15:1