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I personally am not a fan of theQuite BrightEducation
I personally am not a fan of the College. Although there is a lot of diversity on campus, it's not the easiest campus to get involved with. We do not do any meet-and-greets in the dorm and classes are sometimes boring. Everyone who wrote a review about great night-life must be talking about partying,which is what a majority of the students OBSESS about.
1st Year Female -- Class 2012
Education Quality: A+, Social Life: F
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I have called College of Charleston trying toBrightEducation
I have called College of Charleston trying to get information as well as discuss my options for transfering due to my husband being in the military in this state. I have lived in the state for 2 and a half years - legal resident. The college has hung up on me numerous times because I ask "hard" questions that "they can't answer" regarding transfers. The admissions office simply discourages "out of state students". My husband is defending this country and all they can say is "your status cannot be determined and once you are on military status you'll be on a wait list" - how ridiculous is this? Not only have I lived in this state for 2.5 years but because my husband is DEFENDING THIS COUNTRY I cannot go to college here until the "in state non military resident" gets in first. I would NEVER recommend this college. They are rude, disrespectful and if they don't want to answer your questions about your college goals they hang up on you.
1st Year Female -- Class 2011
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I transferred here from a large school inQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
I transferred here from a large school in pennsylvania (Penn State) because I was looking for something different. Well I certainly found that. Charleston is a very aesthetically pleasing place, and the downtown area is great. You're also only 15-20 minutes from many awesome beaches. However, I highly regret transferring here. I transferred to this school with close to a 4.0, but little did I know that they force you to "start over" with your GPA upon transferring. My first semester was atrocious, but what was worse was that my GPA was now completely wrecked and I'm stuck here. Getting anything done with the office of admissions or financial aid is impossible. The professors really lack proper communication skills with class assignments and changing due dates. The student body is a nightmare. Being a "northerner" does not help you down here. Many students come from within an hour of the school, and I can honestly say I have never had a more difficult time making friends. It seems like our student body is composed of nearly all women with a very small handful of men. Because of this, the school is overrun with snotty, rich, southern women with little diversity and a little too much southern pride. I don't have time for this. And what's worse? Now some pro-successionist, confederate loving, possibly racist and homophobic president is leading the school. This place is a mess to say the least, and I rue the day I transferred here. In addition, no one from anywhere else in the country even knows this place exists. If i could do it all over again, I would have gone so many other places. Now that my GPA is shot, I guess I'm stuck here.
1st Year Female -- Class 2015
Surrounding City: A+, Individual Value: F
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