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Senior-year Programs at Clemson in Charleston

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Computer Science majors:

Study with Clemson faculty and graduate students on the same campus that houses

  • the world’s largest wind turbine drivetrain test stands
  • the world’s most innovative electrical grid research simulator (eGRID)
  • modern classrooms with real-time interaction with students on main campus

Courses are taught in Clemson’s Zucker Family Graduate Education Center, next door to the Dominion Energy Innovation Center and Warren Lasch Conservation Center (home of the Hunley submarine).

Course offerings work toward degree completion, many with an “Energy” and “Power Systems” focus from practicing professionals.

BS – MS fast track degree program!

Earn both degrees in 5 years. Plan ahead and be able to earn graduate credit for senior technical electives or use graduate courses for undergraduate AND graduate credit. Combine this with an internship in Charleston for maximum value-added to your Clemson degrees.

Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors - Plan ahead!

Tell your advisors that you are interested in the Senior-year Clemson in Charleston program. They will help you best plan your course selection path.

CURI Scholars

A limited number of scholarships, valued at up to $2500 per year, are available for students participating in the Clemson in Charleston experience. You will be considered when you apply to the program.

The Clemson University Restoration Institute (CURI) is located in North Charleston, SC along the banks of the Cooper River just 10 minutes  from historic downtown Charleston.  At CURI, Clemson faculty, engineers and technicians work side-by-side with industry engineering partners. Activities include: wind turbine drivetrain testing, electric grid simulation, smart grid, micro-grid, testing large inverters, PV converters, electrical storage, aerospace power systems, and cyber – physical security.

How to Apply

If you are interested in receiving additional information about Senior Year Undergraduate Programs at Clemson in Charleston, fill out our Interest Form.

If you would like to apply for the Undergraduate Program at Clemson in Charleston, fill out an application form.