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U.S. News again ranks CSU in top 25 nationwide for online

U.S. News and World Report once again lists Charleston Southern University in its top 25 for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Coming in at #21, this is Charleston Southern’s second consecutive year as a top online bachelor’s program in South Carolina. CSU also ranks #13 in the nation for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans—keeping its top […]

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Rooms available for testing, study use for spring

Reflective of the fall semester, vacant classrooms are available for students who seek space for small group study sessions or for synchronous online classes while on Charleston Southern’s campus. The classrooms may also be used for online testing.  In order for students to have fair access as well as ensure COVID-safe practices, a classroom schedule […]

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First EdD cohort student published

Emily Enloe, a dance instructor, and a student in the Doctor of Education in leadership program, is the first EdD student to have an article published in a scholarly journal. Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators has published “Social and Emotional Learning Through Creative Movement in the Physical Education Classroom.” Enloe explains how to […]

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CSU names Fall 2020 Dean’s List

Congratulations to the 883 undergraduates named to the Dean’s List for fall 2020. To qualify for the Dean’s List, undergraduates must earn a 3.5 GPA or better and earn 12 or more credit hours for the semester.

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Bookstore reminders for Spring 2021

In May 2020, CSU announced a new partnership with Tree of Life Bookstores to offer a convenient and affordable solution for our campus family. Along with a new and improved bookstore, Tree of Life offers their innovative Textbook Butler service to students, which provides students the option to receive all textbooks and materials directly to […]

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CSU and elementary students make virtual reading work

The mountain of challenges provided by the pandemic did not stop the creativity and drive of Charleston Southern University students and faculty. This semester 19 students from CSU’s  College of Education participated in a virtual reading program for second graders at Goose Creek Elementary. “We know that successful schools are built with community investment, so we […]

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Athletic Training program announces perfect pass rate

The Master of Athletic Training program announced a 100% pass rate for 2019-2020 students taking the Board of Certification Inc. Examination for Athletic Training. In addition, all of the 2020 graduates are currently employed as athletic trainers. CSU’s rigorous didactic and clinical education program spans 22 months with a strong emphasis in evidence-based clinical examination […]

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Fernandez named dean of College of Education

Charleston Southern University welcomes Dr. Julie Fernandez as dean of the College of Education. Fernandez will assume her duties Jan. 1, 2021. “We are looking forward to welcoming Dr. Julie Fernandez to the College of Education at Charleston Southern,” said Dr. Jackie Fish, vice president for academic affairs. “She has a heart and conviction for […]

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Cybersecurity program receives prestigious ABET accreditation

The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) Computing Accreditation Commission accredited Charleston Southern University’s cybersecurity program this month, making it the only higher education institution in the Southeast with the designation. CSU is also only one of 14 cybersecurity programs with this accreditation in the world. “The ABET accreditation validates our cybersecurity program objectives, […]

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College of Nursing announces stellar NCLEX pass rate

The College of Nursing at Charleston Southern University announced an exceptional 95.3% NCLEX-RN pass rate for its 2019-2020 nursing graduates per the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. Eighty-five CSU graduates took the NCLEX exam in December and May, the most of any other private university in the state of South Carolina.  “I am […]

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