Citadel Military College of South Carolina

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$75
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$17,723
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
4.76%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
74.7%
2,742 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
3,767
76.1% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
71.5%
480 Graduates

About

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is a higher education institution located in Charleston County, SC. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were General Business Administration & Management (163 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (64 degrees), and Mechanical Engineering (63 degrees).

In 2019, 1,043 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Citadel Military College of South Carolina. 29.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 70.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (793 degrees), 6.24 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (127 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $75, which is $−21,951 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $75, which is $−21,951 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,723.

In 2019, 65% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 48% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$75
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was $75. The cost of tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $−21,951 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

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Average Net Price

$17,723
2019 Value
8.09%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Citadel Military College of South Carolina had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $17,723. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Citadel Military College of South Carolina grew by 8.09%.

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Other Student Expenses

$12,725
Room and Board
$7,950
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was of $12,725 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $7,950. The cost of room and board increased by 2.85% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1.99% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

65%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
48%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

65% of undergraduate students at Citadel Military College of South Carolina received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2018, when 65% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
4.76%
2017 Default Rate
37
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 4.76%, which represents 37 out of the 777 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Citadel Military College of South Carolina received 2,742 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 2.62% annual growth. Out of those 2,742 applicants, 2,049 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 74.7% acceptance rate.

There were 3,767 students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in 2019, and 63% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an overall enrollment yield of 31.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

74.7%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
2,049
Accepted Out of 2,742

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 74.7% (2,049 admissions from 2,742 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 80.8%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants grew by 2.62%, while admissions declined by −5.09%.

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SAT Scores

63%
Submission Percentage
403
Scores Submitted

63% of enrolled first-time students at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has a total enrollment of 3,767 students. The full-time enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 2,867 students and the part-time enrollment is 900. This means that 76.1% of students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, both undergraduate and graduate, is 76.3% White, 7.99% Black or African American, 6.96% Hispanic or Latino, 4.57% Two or More Races, 1.7% Asian, 0.398% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.186% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Male (68.8%), followed by White Female (7.4%) and Black or African American Male (5.95%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Male (41.3%), followed by White Female (39.7%) and Black or African American Female (3.91%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

76.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, both undergraduate and graduate, is 3,767 students. The full-time enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 2,867 and the part-time enrollment is 900. This means that 76.1% of students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are enrolled full-time compared with 69.2% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

86%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 86%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (74%), Citadel Military College of South Carolina had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    2,874
  2. Black or African American
    301
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    262

The enrolled student population at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 76.3% White, 7.99% Black or African American, 6.96% Hispanic or Latino, 4.57% Two or More Races, 1.7% Asian, 0.398% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.186% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 53.3% White, 16% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.9% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 46 students (1.22%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 419 fewer women than men received degrees from Citadel Military College of South Carolina. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is white (793 degrees awarded). There were 6.24 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (127 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is General Business Administration & Management (163 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (64 degrees) and Mechanical Engineering (63 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Applied Sciences (23 degrees awarded), Engineering (180 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Software developers (446,397 people), Other managers (372,917 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (341,495 people), Civil engineers (272,968 people), and Mechanical engineers (212,125 people).

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (23 degrees awarded), Engineering (180 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees), Engineering Technologies (71 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (25 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Surgeons, Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Dentists, Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (23 degrees awarded), Engineering (180 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees), Engineering Technologies (71 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (25 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Computer Systems Design (480,965 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (425,214 people), Elementary & secondary schools (347,335 people), Construction (316,053 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (302,771 people).

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (23 degrees awarded), Engineering (180 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees), Engineering Technologies (71 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (25 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Citadel Military College of South Carolina.
Most Common
  1. 163 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 64 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 63 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was General Business Administration & Management with 163 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

731
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
312
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 731 degrees were awarded to men at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, which is 2.34 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (312).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 198 degrees were awarded to men at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in General Business Administration & Management, which is 3.81 times more than the 52 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 52 degrees were awarded to women at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.263 times less than the 198 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

64%
100% Completion Time
73%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 64% of students graduating from Citadel Military College of South Carolina completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 73% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 74% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    793 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    127 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    54 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is white (793 degrees awarded). There were 6.24 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (127 degrees).

1.44% of degree recipients (15 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Male
    567 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    226 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Male
    75 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is white male (567 degrees awarded). There were 2.51 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (226 degrees).

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Operations

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an endowment valued at nearly $314M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.84M (0.584%), compared to the 4.44% average return ($1.71M on $38.5M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2019, Citadel Military College of South Carolina had a total salary expenditure of $128M. Citadel Military College of South Carolina employs 67 Professors, 67 Associate professors, and 51 Assistant professors. Most academics at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Male Professors (53), Male Associate professors(34), and Female Associate professors (33).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are: Management, with 91 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 77 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 61 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$314M
2019 Endowment
1.7%
growth from 2018

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an endowment valued at about $314M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Citadel Military College of South Carolina grew 1.7% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $276M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $1.99M - Federal
  2. $4.96M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Citadel Military College of South Carolina received $1.99M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $4.96M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$53.8M
2019 Salaries
3.18%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Citadel Military College of South Carolina paid a median of $53.8M in salaries, which represents 42% of their overall expenditure ($128M) and a 3.18% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.75% growth from 2017 and a 3.93% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.1M (40.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$16.4M
Instructional Salaries
204
Number of Employees

In 2019, Citadel Military College of South Carolina paid a total of $16.4M to 204 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11.2M (32.7%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
67 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
91 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were Professor with 67 employees; Associate professor with 67 employees; and Associate professor with 51 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were Management with 91 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 77 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 61 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was Male Professor with 53 employees, Male Associate professor with 34 employees, and Female Associate professor with 33 employees.

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