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The Citadel is a landmark institution that is well-known for its educational reputation, leadership education, and rich history. Located in the historic city of Charleston, South Carolina, The Citadel offers a variety of programs for prospective cadets and students.


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If this is your first time visiting, please create an account below. This will allow you to register for events, submit your application, and track your application status. If you already have an account, please log-in at the bottom of the page.

Please carefully read through each of the student types below. Choose the one that most closely describes your educational experience and goals.


Corps of Cadets

Founded in 1842, The Citadel's uniformed, undergraduate student body of 2,200-2,300 cadets is organized into five battalions and 21 companies that make up the South Carolina Corps of Cadets.

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Evening & Online Undergraduate Degree Programs (civilians & veterans)

The Citadel offers nine undergraduate degree completion programs which allow completion of the first two years of study at a regionally accredited college/university, then transfer those credits to The Citadel for the final two years to complete your degree in the evenings and online.

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Graduate Program (civilians & veterans)

The Citadel Graduate College is a civilian, evening and online program that offers 26 graduate degree programs with 42 concentration options, 25 graduate certificate programs, and an option to pursue courses in non-degree status.

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Active Duty & Veteran Students

The Citadel also offers a variety of educational programs for veterans and active duty students. The active duty/veteran application is not yet available online, but you can download a pdf copy of it at the link below.

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Teacher Cadet (HS Program)

Choose the option below if you are a High School student applying for the Teacher Cadet Program **Must be a student at established partner HS**

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