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The College of Charleston

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at CC

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentA
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA+
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
Music - PerformanceA
Perfomance ArtsA
Political ScienceA
PreMed and MedicalA+

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College of Charleston
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Surrounding City

... The small class sizes and closeness with the faculty are one of the primary reasons why I came here, as well as the opportunities to do internsh...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous and historic, and the surrounding city is beautiful ...Read full comment
... I often found myself wandering around the city during first semester, looking for a party that would let a guy in ...Read full comment
... And yes Charleston is a historic, wonderful city ...Read full comment
... I love C of C and the surrounding city ...Read full comment
... The city is beautiful as is the campus ...Read full comment
... Beautiful city ...Read full comment
... The City of Charleston is incredible ...Read full comment
... the college of charleston is seriously the most amazing city i have ever been too ...Read full comment
... The city is great, the women are hot, the beach is close ...Read full comment
... the academics are good, its a perfect size of about 10,000, there are multiple beaches within 10 minutes, the city couldn't be any more beautiful...Read full comment
... great place, city with a lot of culture, excellent caring teachers, beach nearby (10 minutes), harbor only a few blocks away, i've been alot of p...Read full comment
... If you love sunshine, art, food, and living in a city (and if you like to party, even better), then this may be the place for you ...Read full comment
... There is always something going on in the city of Charleston and the social life is pretty decent ...Read full comment
... It offers the experiences of a city while still being small enough as to not overwhelm as well as granting you the oppurtunity to live in a coas...Read full comment
... The city itself (at least the safe part of it) is so, so tiny ...Read full comment
... First the good things: -Beautiful campus in the heart of Charleston, I love this city, very safe and a very young city ...Read full comment
... However, DO NOT COME HERE FOR THE CITY ...Read full comment
... keep in mind that cofc is in the city ...Read full comment
... Hot women can be found at any college campus, and the entire city's economy is based on bars ...Read full comment
... I came to COFC because I love the city and the beach so what more could I have asked for in the college's campus ...Read full comment
... The city is beautiful, tuition is very fairly priced, and most of my professors have been interesting ...Read full comment
... Tourists and city people don't wander the block over from King Street to loiter on campus ...Read full comment
... You are in the most beautiful city on the east coast and you're right near the beach ...Read full comment
... The city is incredible, and the campus is easily one of the most beautiful anywhere ...Read full comment
... Charleston is a visually beautiful city (pastel houses and azaleas everywhere ...Read full comment
... Now dont get me wrong, the city of Charleston is beautiful but it is over priced and full of scary dangerous people ...Read full comment
... College of Charleston was my top choice, because it was a small school, where I felt like more than just a number, and the city is one of my fav...Read full comment
... The city of Charleston itself is of course beautiful, but it's obvious that it is CofC's only redeeming quality ...Read full comment
... The City ...Read full comment
... I have to say Charleston as a city is absolutely beautiful and great for walking ...Read full comment
... Come here if you want to party in the Holy City and get a great education, too ...Read full comment
... Classes are fair, yet challenging, the city is beautiful, the people are laid back ...Read full comment
... To add to my daily frustrations, the city had an apparent need to preserve its historic settings at all costs, leaving everyone else to trip over...Read full comment
... I loved the city ...Read full comment
... It has its redeeming qualities like the beach, how beautiful the city is and the variety of deals the bars have on various days of the week, b...Read full comment
... I definitely went here because of the gorgeous surrounding city and the beautiful campus ...Read full comment
... What people fail to remember is that we are located in the most beautiful city, and the beach is just a drive away ...Read full comment
... I absolutely love this school, the city and my department ...Read full comment
... The city gives so much opportunity and as I have a set group of friends, I have gotten involved in clubs and greek life and my social life has ex...Read full comment
... Charleston was fun but teachers tell you to leave when your done to have a better career potential in a big city ...Read full comment
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