Citadel Military College of South Carolina

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$150

0% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$18,465

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

2.49%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

82.3%

2,620 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

3,602

74.3% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

69.4%

428 Graduates

About

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is a higher education institution located in Charleston County, SC. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were General Business Administration & Management (191 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (113 degrees), and General Civil Engineering (71 degrees).

In 2016, 1,064 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Citadel Military College of South Carolina. 25.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 74.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (861 degrees), 10 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (86 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $150, which is $-20,010 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $150, which is $-20,010 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $18,465.

In 2016, 64% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 50% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$150

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was $150. The cost of tuition at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is $-20,010 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$18,465

2016 Value

7.59%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Citadel Military College of South Carolina had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $18,465. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Citadel Military College of South Carolina grew by 7.59%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,381

Room and Board

$7,625

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was of $6,381 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $7,625. The cost of room and board did not change between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 2.69% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

64%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

50%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

64% of undergraduate students at Citadel Military College of South Carolina received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 3.23% with respect to 2015, when 62% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

2.49%

2015 Default Rate

21

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 2.49%, which represents 21 out of the 844 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Citadel Military College of South Carolina received 2,620 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 7.55% annual growth. Out of those 2,620 applicants, 2,156 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 82.3% acceptance rate.

There were 3,602 students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in 2016, and 40% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an overall enrollment yield of 34%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

82.3%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

2,156

Accepted Out of 2,620

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 82.3% (2,156 admissions from 2,620 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 76.5%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 7.55%, while admissions grew by 15.7%.

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SAT Scores

40%

Submission Percentage

293

Scores Submitted

40% of enrolled first-time students at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has a total enrollment of 3,602 students. The full-time enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 2,678 students and the part-time enrollment is 924. This means that 74.3% of students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, both undergraduate and graduate, is 75.9% White, 10.6% Black or African American, 5.83% Hispanic or Latino, 3.55% Two or More Races, 1.92% Asian, 0.444% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.305% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (71.4%), followed by Black or African American Male (7.67%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (5.91%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (48.3%), followed by White Male (32.2%) and Black or African American Female (4.6%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

74.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, both undergraduate and graduate, is 3,602 students. The full-time enrollment at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 2,678 and the part-time enrollment is 924. This means that 74.3% of students enrolled at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

83%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was 83%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Citadel Military College of South Carolina had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,735

  2. Black or African American

    382

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    210

The enrolled student population at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is 75.9% White, 10.6% Black or African American, 5.83% Hispanic or Latino, 3.55% Two or More Races, 1.92% Asian, 0.444% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.305% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.7% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.3% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 17 students (0.472%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 512 fewer women than men received degrees from Citadel Military College of South Carolina. The majority of degree recipients at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are white (861 degrees awarded). There were 10 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (86 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is General Business Administration & Management (191 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (113 degrees) and General Civil Engineering (71 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Applied Sciences (9 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (60 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (72 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Miscellaneous managers (479,085 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (367,960 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (312,850 people), Civil engineers (238,075 people), and Mechanical engineers (162,545 people).

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (9 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (60 degrees), Engineering Technologies (72 degrees), Protective Services (117 degrees), and Engineering (132 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Economists, Physicians & surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Chief executives & legislators, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (9 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (60 degrees), Engineering Technologies (72 degrees), Protective Services (117 degrees), and Engineering (132 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Computer Systems Design (442,179 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (417,638 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (371,518 people), Elementary & secondary schools (309,355 people), and Construction (294,139 people).

The most specialized majors at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Applied Sciences (9 degrees awarded), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (60 degrees), Engineering Technologies (72 degrees), Protective Services (117 degrees), and Engineering (132 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Citadel Military College of South Carolina.

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was General Business Administration & Management with 191 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 788

  2. 276

In 2016, 788 degrees were awarded to men at Citadel Military College of South Carolina, which is 2.86 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (276).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 238 degrees were awarded to men at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in General Business Administration & Management, which is 4.67 times more than the 51 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 51 degrees were awarded to women at Citadel Military College of South Carolina in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.214 times less than the 238 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

59%

100% Completion Time

69%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 59% of students graduating from Citadel Military College of South Carolina completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 69% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 71% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    861 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    86 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    46 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is white (861 degrees awarded). There were 10 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (86 degrees).

0.564% of degree recipients (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    652 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    209 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    43 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Citadel Military College of South Carolina is white male (652 degrees awarded). There were 3.12 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (209 degrees).

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Operations

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an endowment valued at nearly $254M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $164k (0.0645%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Citadel Military College of South Carolina had a total expenditure of $110M. Of that $110M, they spent $47.4M on salaries and $110M on benefits.

Citadel Military College of South Carolina employs 69 Professors, 60 Associate professors, and 51 Assistant professors. Most academics at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are Male Professors (54), Male Associate professors(36), and Male Assistant professors (29).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina are: Office and Administrative Support, with 97 employees, Management, with 94 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 65 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$254M

2015 Endowment

4%

growth from 2014

Citadel Military College of South Carolina has an endowment valued at about $254M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Citadel Military College of South Carolina grew 4% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $225M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $871k - Federal

  2. $3.77M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Citadel Military College of South Carolina received $871k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $3.77M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$47.4M

Salary Expenditure

$110M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Citadel Military College of South Carolina had a total expenditure of $110M. Of that $110M, they spent $47.4M on salaries and $110M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$47.4M

2015 Salaries

6.19%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Citadel Military College of South Carolina paid a median of $47.4M in salaries, which represents 43.1% of their overall expenditure ($110M) and a 6.19% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.791% growth from 2013 and a 6.41% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.3M (42.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$14.4M

Instructional Salaries

192

Number of Employees

In 2015, Citadel Military College of South Carolina paid a total of $14.4M to 192 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $9.7M (31%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

69 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

97 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were Professor with 69 employees; Associate professor with 60 employees; and Associate professor with 51 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina were Office and Administrative Support with 97 employees; Management with 94 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 65 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Citadel Military College of South Carolina was Male Professor with 54 employees, Male Associate professor with 36 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 29 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Citadel Military College of South Carolina.

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