Charleston Southern University is a Christian liberal arts university and is South Carolina's largest accredited, independent university, enrolling 3,600 students. The university's vision is to be a Christian university nationally recognized for integrating faith in learning, leading and serving.
The university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's degrees and master's degrees. Learn online, in the classroom or in a blended format. Each degree program is combined with a comprehensive liberal arts foundation, which is designed to develop problem-solving and communication skills.
CSU is recognized as as one of America’s Best Christian Colleges, a College of Distinction, U.S. News and World Report Best Online Programs, VA Yellow Ribbon Program and America’s 100 Best College Buys.
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The Graduate School at Charleston Southern University offers degree programs for the adult learner. Our course schedules allow you to learn at your pace, on your schedule in the classroom, online or in a blended format.
Charleston Southern Online campus offers accredited, accelerated, flexible degree programs. Learn at your pace, on your schedule from anywhere in the world.
The Bridge Program is a comprehensive, intensive developmental program at Charleston Southern University. The mission of the program is to help students gain access to one of the baccalaureate programs and equip them with the knowledge, the skills and the resources necessary to successfully earn a degree.