Coastal Carolina University

Category: Large public | State: SC

About Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, SC near the resort area of Myrtle Beach. The University offers 73 areas of study toward the baccalaureate degree, 23 master's degree programs, two educational specialist degree programs, and a doctoral program in marine science. More than 10,600 students from across the country and the world interact with a world-class faculty, and enjoy a nationally competitive NCAA I athletic program, an inspiring cultural calendar, and a tradition of community interaction. Coastal Carolina University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the baccalaureate degree, master's degree, educational specialist degree, and doctoral degree.

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Why you should attend?

The College of Science at Coastal Carolina University provides degree programs in natural, applied, social & behavioral, and health sciences. These programs follow quite well from subject areas stressing technical expertise that are often pursued by individuals in military careers. Coastal also allows for departments to provide individualized analysis of previous course work from regionally accredited institutions, making the transfer process personal and student-centered, thereby meeting the needs of individuals with complex educational backgrounds and complex transcripts.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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