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What Our Students Are Saying About Us



Here are some of the things that our students are saying about our programs:

Master of Business Administration
"As an aspiring entrepreneur, I needed someone to help guide me. My mentor, Gene King, gave me great advice, which he learned from his 30 years of successful entrepreneurship. I am 100 times further along because of it! I can’t thank him enough."

Jim Cissel, Class of 2010

Specialist in Education in Educational Leadership
"The Citadel's graduate programs are built upon theoretically based researched practices, allowing students the opportunity to engage in real-world experiences in their field. The professors in the School of Education are dedicated to their work, and it is their dedication that is so motivating to continue on the life-long journey of learning."

Laney White, Class of 2010
Dr. Charles E. Hirshey Award Recipient 2010

Master of Education in Educational Leadership, Elementary or Secondary School Administration and Supervision
"I can't imagine a better place to continue my education than The Citadel Graduate College. I have found the instructors to be personable, experienced, and knowledgeable about current research in education. The discussions and real-world applications have been meaningful to me as a teacher, and I am confident that I will be well-prepared for an administrative position upon completing my degree."

Kelly Roberson, Class of 2012
Berkeley County Teacher of the Year 2010

Master of Education in Literacy Education
"I am using the skills I have learned over the last two years in the program to change the thought process of literacy in all classrooms at our school."

C. Manning Blakely, Class of 2010                                                                                                                                                                              C.E. Williams Middle School for the Creative and Scientific Arts

Graduate Certificate in Technical Project Management
"The TPM program provided me with a comprehensive and integrated understanding of the project management processes required to successfully execute projects in today's environment."

Frank Bowles, Class of 2007
Independent Project Support Contractor

Master of Arts in Psychology: Clinical Counseling
"The faculty are outstanding, and the skills and knowledge I've gained in the classroom have prepared me well for my field experiences."

Evan Sola, Class of 2010

Master of Arts in Social Science
"The vast knowledge and practical experience of the faculty teaching in the Master of Arts in Social Science program enhances learning and challenges critical thinking among students. The option to complete a simultaneous Certificate in Leadership enables students to graduate with skills that will have immediate impact on their profession and set them apart from peers."

Clay N. Middleton, Class of 2011
Lowcountry Coordinator for Congressman James E. Clyburn

Graduate Certificate in Leadership
"The Graduate Certificate in Leadership Program has been a valuable asset to my life and future career endeavors. The program is dedicated to instilling optimism, excellence, and a motivation to succeed."

Elizabeth Wolfsen, Class of 2010

Master of Arts in History
"The professors are all helpful and accessible and the class schedules are broad enough that you can work and still attend classes. I learned how to read, write, and discuss issues like a scholar."

Gretchen Stringer-Robinson, Class of 2010

Specialist in Education in School Psychology
"I enjoyed the School Psychology program at The Citadel because the class sizes were small and the faculty were easy to communicate with, which created a strong support system that is much needed in the ever-changing field of School Psychology."

Liz Hiller, Class of 2010

Master of Arts in Education in Mathematics
"I have really enjoyed the MAE in Mathematics program. I have learned many things that I have already incorporated into my classroom. It was also nice to meet other teachers in my field who I could talk with about teaching and the coursework. I made several new friends!"

Lisa Kuhn, NBCT, Class of 2010
JICHS Math Department

Master of Science in Health, Exercise & Sport Science
"I have had a great experience in the Health, Exercise & Sport Science program. The teachers are always willing to help and answer whatever questions I have. There is plenty of readily available equipment, some of which other schools do not even have the opportunity to use. Overall, I've found that The Citadel is a great learning environment from the faculty and staff to the resources to the other graduate students, it's a great place to be!"

Danielle Bernard Lux, Class of 2010