The Citadel

  • Educates students to become principled leaders by instilling the core values of honor, duty, and respect in a challenging intellectual environment
  • A teaching college with a student-faculty ratio of 14 to 1 and highly qualified faculty teaching all classes
  • Freshman retention rate of 80 percent….one of the best in the country; four-year graduation rate of 63 percent, national average is only 40 percent
  • Ranked as a best value in the South by U.S. News & World Report
  • A national leader in the percentage of female students who are athletes, more than 52 percent on seven varsity teams

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The Citadel
Charleston, SC

Type Senior College
Features Coed

Admissions Contact

Lieutenant Colonel John W. Powell Jr., USMCR, Ret.

PHONE: 1-843-953-5230

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