Where career meets education

Charleston Southern University provides a variety of partnership opportunities and excellence in education. With corporate partnerships , both employers and employees benefit.

Benefits to employees

  • Improve your career opportunities by advancing your skills
  • Flexible online courses for the working professional
  • Special payment plan options that work with your company’s benefits and schedule

Benefits to employers

  • Tuition discounts for partners and their employees
  • Strengthen your company with motivated and engaged employees
  • Special payment plan options that work with corporate pay schedules

Tuition Assistance

Charleston Southern offers two special options for students: tuition discount and tuition reimbursement. Tuition discounts are offered to select partnered corporations. With tuition reimbursement, students are paid directly for tuition and the student is responsible for making tuition payment to CSU. See below for current corporations.

10% tuition reduction for employees of:

  • Boeing
  • City of Charleston
  • City of North Charleston
  • County of Charleston
  • Volvo

Employees of KION receive a 25% tuition reduction for the following degrees:

  • Undergraduate
    • Hospitality & Tourism (BS)
    • Management (BS)
    • Professional Studies (BS)
    • Project Management (BS)
    • Student Ministry (BA)
  • Graduate
    • Athletic Training
    • Biology
    • Business
    • Business Analytics
    • Clinical Counseling
    • Computer Science
    • Criminal Justice
    • Education
    • Healthcare Management
    • Human Resources
    • Leadership
    • Management
    • Nursing
    • Organizational Leadership
    • Project Management
    • Public Safety
    • Supply Chain

Students must provide proof of current employment to receive discount. Contact studentaccounts@csuniv.edu. 

  • Air Force
  • AgSouth Farm Credit Union*
  • Army
  • Bank of America*
  • Boeing
  • Bosch*
  • Dept. of Veterans Affairs
  • Dupont*
  • Eaton Corp.
  • International Paper*
  • Johns Hopkins
  • Kapstone*
  • Michelin*
  • MIL*
  • Modus 21*
  • MUSC*
  • Navy
  • New York Life*
  • Parker Hannifin*
  • Perfection Performances*
  • Regional Medical Center
  • Santee Cooper*
  • SCRA*
  • South Carolina Federal Credit Union*
  • NAVWAR (formerly SPAWAR)
  • T-Mobile*
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Verizon
  • Washington University
  • Wells Fargo*
  • William H. Bird

*Students attending CSU may have the option of participating in the Commercial Reimbursement program through their employer. Prospective students should contact their Human Resources Director to inquire.