South Carolina contains one school that offers anthropology programs. College of Charleston has a total student population of 11,772 and is the 162nd highest ranked school in America.
Anthropology students from South Carolina schools who go on to become anthropologists, archaelogists, forensic professionals, market research analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 5,570 people working as anthropologists and archeologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $57,230. Also, Forensic science technicians make on average $55,070 per year and there are about 12,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 130 employed forensic science technicians earning an average yearly salary of $40,600. Anthropologists and archeologists in this state earn $47,710/yr and there are 30 employed.
Also, within the anthropology schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from anthropology, there are 2873 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,037 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,801, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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