CCU...a place for inspired learning
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Coastal Carolina University offers 73 areas of study toward the baccalaureate degree. At the graduate level students select from 25 master's degree programs, two educational specialist degrees, and two doctoral programs: the Ph.D. in marine science: coastal and marine systems science, and the Ph.D. in education. CCU boasts a growing array of internship, research and international opportunities for students as well as numerous online offerings through Coastal Online.
Coastal Carolina University achieved high marks in the US News and World Report College Rankings for 2020. For the third consecutive year, CCU was listed number two among Best Value Schools for Regional Universities in the South. In all, Coastal made the rankings in seven different categories.