Director of the Jay Strack Center for Global Leadership & Ministry
9200 University Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29406
Your questions answered
- How do I qualify for the Student Leadership University Scholarship?
All that you are required to do to qualify for this scholarship is to attend any of the SLU events (101 – 401) before the start of your freshman year. Once you enroll at CSU, you need to maintain a 2.5 GPA during your time with us to maintain the scholarship.
- Do I need to submit a certificate to CSU after I complete SLU 101?
No! SLU will let us know that you’ve attended and we’ll update your file at CSU to reflect this.
- Does CSU offer a dual enrollment program that I can begin while I’m in high school?
Yes, we have a dual enrollment program called CSU Scholars Academy. These courses are available on-campus and online. We also have partnered with the Strack Center for Global Leadership which allows students to begin courses today with CSU faculty and other globally recognized educators.
- What majors does CSU offer?
We have over 50 undergraduate majors including Biology, Christian Studies, Nursing, Student Ministry, and more! Many of these degrees are available online as well! Our most popular majors are Biology, Business, Education, Kinesiology, and Nursing. We also have over a dozen graduate programs and Doctorates in Education and Physical Therapy (starting 2023).
- What does it cost to attend CSU?
Our tuition cost (includes books) for 2021-2022 is set at $28,630 for the full year. Our room and board cost (includes unlimited meal plan) ranges from $10,400 to $13,500 for the full year. CSU Scholars Academy costs $275 per 3 credit hour course; textbooks are not included in this cost.
- What scholarships are available?
All accepted students at CSU receive an academic merit-based scholarship. Traditional Undergraduate scholarships range from $6,000 up to $17,000 per year. All CSU scholarships are stackable with any other scholarships you receive from CSU and outside sources (state, federal, etc).
- What sports does CSU offer?
CSU competes at the Division 1 level within the Big South Conference. Our men’s sports include Football, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Cross Country and Track and Field. Our women’s sports include Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Cross Country and Track and Field.