College of Charleston, Charleston

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South Carolina's oldest institution of higher learning, College of Charleston is a liberal arts college established in 1770. The main campus, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, contains a mix of modern and historical buildings. Start your visit at the admissions building, where you can join a guided tour of the campus and learn about the founders of the college, which included three signers of the Declaration of Independence. The college is home to over 11,000 students who come for a curriculum focused on languages, literature, history, sciences, and the arts. Work out when and for how long to visit College of Charleston and other Charleston attractions using our handy Charleston route website .
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  • The College of Charleston is set among beautiful trees and landscape. We marveled at the student housing in old Vistorian mansions and thought it would have been wonderful to go to school here. We vis...  more »
  • Rent bikes and came across College. Very pretty campus basically 2 blocks off Busy King st but a neat little find to walk around and see the buildings.  more »
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  • Great school! Enjoyed the tour very much. Very informative and impressive. The school is growing and looks very nice.
  • Proud alumni of College of Charleston. It's one of the most beautiful college campuses in the United States in my opinion. Not only is it beautiful, but it's a prestigious school with a stellar reputation for academics. I had a great college experience here, one that will carry me for life. CofC alum 2004 and proud!

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