College of Charleston, The Citadel and Medical University of South Carolina are the public four-year universities in Charleston, South Carolina. The two-year public colleges in the county are Trident Technical College and Lowcountry Graduate Center.
There are many more private four-year universities in the city, including Charleston Southern University, Limestone College, Saint Leo University, Southern Wesleyan University and Webster University. The Charleston School of Law is a private two-year college in the city.
Some for-profit universities in the city include ECPI University, Strayer University and Virginia College. Some trade schools in the city include the American College of the Building Arts and Southeastern Institute.