Transitional Student Page

Welcome to the College of Charleston!

You may have landed here because you clicked a link at the Southern Regional Education Board's Electronic Campus to learn how you can register for one or more upcoming courses offered online by the College of Charleston. Founded in 1770, the College of Charleston offers over a hundred online courses and has participated in the Electronic Campus since 2015.

College of Charleston has been approved by South Carolina to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.

Here you will find links that help register, pay tuition and fees, and find ongoing assistance while you complete courses online. For further information, please visit or contact Dr. Douglas Ferguson at

After the registration date for visiting students (posted at this link you can apply for online summer courses at this link: (but do not use the Safari browser. Google Chrome browser is known to work and maybe others will.)

You can also read information on enrolling as a "visiting student" at

Student Complaint Form

Use this form for student complaints.

Useful links:

Admission and registration
Course and program descriptions

Examination arrangements

Find courses

Grievances and complaints