2020-2021 Tuition, Housing, Meals - Coastal Carolina University
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Tuition and Fees


Undergraduate Tuition per semester *

Full-time Students (12-18 credit hours)

  • In-state: $5,820
  • Out-of-state: $13,697

Part-time (11 credit hours or less)

  • In-state: $487/credit hour
  • Out-of-state: $1,138/credit hour

Graduate Tuition per semester *

Graduate programs in Business, Humanities and Fine Arts, Science

  • In-state: $598/credit hour
  • Out-of-state: $1,102/credit hour

Graduate programs in the College of Education

Summer Online Rate **

  • Undergraduate: $487/credit hour
  • Graduate: $598/credit hour

* Tuition costs include required technology fee: $90 for full-time students, $5 per credit hour for part-time and graduate students.

** This rate is available only to CCU students currently enrolled full-time in the spring semester or new students starting in an upcoming semester.

Please note: Expenses for books are NOT included in tuition cost.

Financial Responsibility: By registering for classes at Coastal Carolina University, a student accepts full financial responsibility for payment of tuition, fees and all other related expenses. If the student fails to make timely payment, his/her account may be referred to a collection agency, and he/she will be responsible for reimbursing the University for the collection agency's fees and all costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, incurred in such collection efforts. A student is bound by these policies for the duration of his/her enrollment at Coastal Carolina University and until all final charges are paid in full.