The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


Terry Campbell

Corps Grad ’94

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Originally from Camden, South Carolina, Campbell graduated from the Corps in 1994 with a degree in civil engineering. He currently works in the engineering and construction industry near Atlanta, Georgia.

What are your top three career achievements to date?
My top career achievements to date include owning my own construction company, becoming the only black person to be a building official in the state of Georgia, and completing over $1 billion in construction projects.

What is your top personal achievement to date?
My top personal achievements to date include raising three amazing children, shooting par in golf, and starting a non-profit organization.

What are your top three bucket list goals?
My top three bucket list goals are to retire by 55, to run a half marathon, and to travel to every major country in the world.

How did attending The Citadel help position you for success?
Attending The Citadel helped position me for success by giving me basic life principles and guidelines to live by. I honed many skills at The Citadel that have allowed me success in my life. These skills include discipline, courtesy, time management skills, along with many others. The knowledge I gained from my degree also helped position me to obtain certain jobs easier than if I had graduated from a different school.

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