South Carolina: School and Education Information

PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICTS

BERKELEY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
229 East Main St., Moncks Corner, SC 29461
843.899.8600

CHARLESTON COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
75 Calhoun St., Charleston, SC 29401
843.937.6300

DORCHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT II
102 Greenwave Blvd., Summerville, SC 29483
843.873.2901

DORCHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT IV
500 Ridge St., St. George, SC 29477
843.563.4535

PRIVATE SCHOOLS

Approximately 11,200 students in the region are enrolled in private schools. The
tri-county area has more than 65 private and parochial schools that provide various
options to students. For a complete listing
of private schools contact:

TRI-COUNTY ADMISSIONS COUNCIL
P.O. Box 173
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465

ASHLEY HALL
172 Rutledge Ave.
Charleston, SC 29403
843.720.2854

THE CHARLESTON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
2234 Plainview Road
Charleston, SC 29414
843.556.4480

CHARLESTON COLLEGIATE
2024 Academy Dr.
John’s Island, SC 29455
843.559.5506

CHARLES TOWNE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
56 Leinbach Dr.
Charleston, SC 29407
843.571.1140

DANIEL ISLAND ACADEMY
300 Seven Farms Dr.
Daniel Island, SC 29492
843.971.5961

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH SCHOOL OF CHARLESTON
48 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29401
843.722.6646

MASON PREPARATORY SCHOOL
56 Halsey Blvd., Charleston, SC 29401
843.805.6015

PINEWOOD PREPARATORY SCHOOL
1114 Orangeburg
Summerville, SC 29483
843.376.0142

PORTER-GAUD SCHOOL
300 Albemarle Rd.
Charleston, SC 29407
843.556.3620

TRIDENT ACADEMY
1455 Wakendaw Rd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843.884.3494

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

Higher education opportunities are offered at the undergraduate and graduate levels by eight institutions. The Charleston’s area’s colleges and universities stand at the head of the class in the Southeast. More than 30,000 students take advantage of the educational opportunities that the surrounding institutions have to offer, such as medical and technical training, numerous levels of graduate and undergraduate programs and even culinary arts degrees. Recently, the Citadel, a co-ed military college, was featured in Newsweek magazine as one of the nation’s 25 hottest colleges. Graduate programs for full and part-time students, including masters of business administration and teaching, are available from Charleston Southern University, The Citadel, the College of Charleston, the Medical University of South Carolina and Webster University.

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF THE BUILDING ARTS
1362 McMillan Ave., Suite 102
Charleston, SC 29405
843.577.5245

CHARLESTON SCHOOL OF LAW
81 Mary St.
Charleston, SC 29403
843.329.1000
www.charlestonlawreview.org

CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY
9200 University Blvd.
Charleston, SC 29406
843.863.7050

THE CITADEL
171 Moultrie St.
Charleston, SC 29409
843.255.3294

COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON
66 George St.
Charleston, SC 29424
843.953.5670

CULINARY INSTITUTE OF CHARLESTON AT TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Main Campus, 7000 Rivers Ave.
N. Charleston, SC 29406

Palmer Campus, 66 Columbus Street
Charleston, SC 29403
843.820.5090

EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY
101 W. Hill Blvd., Bldg. 221
Charleston, SC 29404
843.767.8912

LIMESTONE COLLEGE
4500 Leeds Ave., Suite 208
N. Charleston, SC 29405
843.745.1100
www.limestone.edu

MILLER-MOTTE TECHNICAL COLLEGE
8085 Rivers Ave.
N. Charleston, SC 29406
843.574.0101
www.mmtccharleston.com

THE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA (MUSC)
171 Ashley Ave.
Charleston, SC 29425
843.792.2300
www.musc.edu

SOUTHERN WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY
4055 Faber Place Dr., Suite 301
Charleston, SC 29405
843.266.7981
www.southernwesleyanucharleston.com

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
101 W. Hill Blvd.
Charleston AFB, SC 29404
843.552.7320
http://wed.siu.edu/public/

SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE AT CHARLESTON
4390 Belle Oaks Dr., Suite 200
N. Charleston, SC 29405
843.554.7244
www.spfldcol.edu

STRAYER UNIVERSITY
5010 Wetland Crossing
N. Charleston, SC 29418
843.746.5100
www.strayer.edu

TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE
7000 Rivers Ave.
N. Charleston, SC 29406
843.574.6111
www.TridentTech.edu

VOORHEES COLLEGE
6296 Rivers Ave.
N. Charleston, SC 29406
843.553.1175
www.voorhees.edu/charleston

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY
5300 International Blvd.
N. Charleston, SC 29418
843.760.1324
www.webster.edu