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I think coastal has a bad reputation, mainlyBrightEducation
I think coastal has a bad reputation, mainly because of the negative Greek life and how the athletes are treated much better than the average student. The surrounding area has a big drug problem so the campus can be a dangerous place sometimes. Not to mention, the police here love to bust every party and everyone found with alcohol as much as possible.
2nd Year Female -- Class 1920
Faculty Accessibility: A-, Campus Maintenance: F
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I went to CCU because my boyfriend atQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
I went to CCU because my boyfriend at the time was enrolling at HGTC and I wanted to be near him. Originally, I applied to other colleges in SC, but went here to stay close to him. We broke up and I thought of transferring to USC or Clemson, but I stayed at Coastal because it just felt like home. My professors all seemed to truly care about me. My classes were going well, and I was happy except for relationship issues. I was pretty depressed for awhile, but my profs they really took me under their wing. I was all set to leave but went on to graduate and become a nurse. I am glad I went to Coastal and thankful for the friends and staff there. Games were always fun. I was as prepared as anyone in my field and wound encourage anyone to go here. You will find your niche and be treated like family. There is something really special about Coastal Carolina.
4th Year Female -- Class 2011
Education Quality: A+, Extracurricular Activities: A-
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I am a Marine Science student.Quite BrightOther
I am a Marine Science student. I went to Coastal because of the reputation of the program and it has has been amazing! My professors know me by name, and they truly care about me. The campus is beautiful with lots of green spaces and trees. New buildings are always being built and everything is very clean. Tradition Hall is the best. I lived on campus the first two years and am now at UP, which is not far from CCU. The food is fine with lots of good choices. I feel very safe here and love going to CCU games, especially basketball and football. I will be sad to graduate and leave here. It just feels like home. I have met so many friends from all over. I will apply to grad school once I leave but will miss my Coastal days. Go Chants!
3rd Year Female -- Class 2018
Education Quality: A+, Surrounding City: A-
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