I selected this school because of where it is located and how everything is set up. I love the idea of being near the ocean and it always being hot. Its also 10 minutes away from myrtle beach. 1) Coastal Carolina University offers baccalaureate degrees in 67 major fields of study. Also offers eight master's degree programs. 2) NCAA Division I / Big South Conference. 3) school has a lot of fun on-campus activities and events, such as dance contests and sea turtle club. 4) professors are top notch. There is always some club/activity or organization that would love your help.
It would take 9 hours and 30 minutes which is about 593 miles if you drive and it would take 2 hours and 50 minutes to fly
Total number of students is 10,479. men-women 100/106. Being next to the beach and having fun. #21 (tie) in Top Public Schools. #8 in Best Value Schools. #36 (tie) in Best Colleges for Veteran. #62 (tie) in Regional Universities South. #283 (tie) in Business Programs. They have a lot of parties. Men's sports are Football, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Golf, Tennis, Track and field. woman's sports are Softball, Volleyball, Beach volleyball, Soccer, Golf, Lacrosse, Tennis, Track and field. A land mark is the Coastal Carolina bell tower. Conway, Urban.
Coastal Carolina is known for there 73 major fields of study. Among CCU's 21 graduate-level programs are 18 master's degrees, two educational specialist degrees. The most popular undergraduate majors are marine science, management, exercise and sport science, communication and psychology. I am interested in majoring in sports therapy. I want to major in sports therapy because i like to be around sports.
Priority deadline for applications: Dec. 1. More than 16,000 applications for 2,400 spots. 65% of applicants were offered admission. Middle 50% GPA range: 3.0 - 3.7. Middle 50% SAT range (evidence-based reading and writing plus math): 1010 - 1140. Middle 50% ACT range: 20 - 23.
The Woods are comprised of six Halls: Dogwood, Oak, Cypress, Elm, Maple, and Palmetto. All are suite-style living units, accommodating a total of approximately 400 students. Each unit in these halls houses four students with individual bedrooms. In addition, each apartment is furnished with a refrigerator, sofa, kitchen-dining bar with stools, chairs, beds, desks and chairs, chest of drawers, and built-in closet space. The four residents in each unit share one bathroom within the apartment. All units are wired for internet access.
A.Bevy Productions Inc. (A.Bevy at Coastal) To produce creative + introspective experiences that assist young adults in discovering their passion, path, and purpose.
(Active Minds)Active Minds is an organization that promotes mental health awareness on campus among college students.
African American Association (Afro-Am) The African American Association is an organization of students at CCU who have united together to aid in the creation and maintenance of a wholesome enviroment in the college community that encourages intellectual, physical, and social development. African American Initiative for Males (AAIM)
The mission statement of AAIM is to strengthen the relationship between African American males with the University and urrounding community as well as raising the perception and expectation of the African American male.
Alpha Delta Pi (ADPi) Theta Beta Chapter of Alpha Delta Pi at Coastal Carolina University.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) Rho Pi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. at Coastal Carolina University
Alpha Kappa Psi (Business) (AKPsi) In 1904, Alpha Kappa Psi was founded on the principles of educating its members and the public to appreciate and demand higher ideals in business and to further the individual welfare of members during college and beyond.
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. (Alpha Phi Alpha) Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is one of the Divine 9 NPHC chapters on Coastal Carolina's campus. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communiti
Alpha Psi Lambda - National (A-Psi) First and Largest Co-Ed. Latino Fraternity (Latino based NOT restricted)
Theses are just some of the organizations and clubs you can be apart of at coastal Carolina. There are many things to do outside of class that are fun and time consuming. Not to mention there is a beach right next to the school. You are only 10 minutes away from myrtle beach and many other attractions.
Famous people that attended coastal Carolina: Tyler Thigpen, Dustin Johnson, Michael Kelly, Marcus Lott.
What stood out to me the most is how the school is right next o the beach and is a fun school. Not to mention the professors are nice and are willing to help students whenever. This is a great choice for me because of what I like to do and how I like to have fun. But I don't like how far away it is. I would consider going and I would recommend anyone who likes the beach and warm weather.
Work cited: http://www.coastal.edu/aboutccu/history/universitytraditions/. http://www.ranker.com/list/famous-coastal-carolina-university-alumni-and-students/reference. http://www.goccusports.com. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/coastal-carolina-university-3451