South Carolina contains three schools that offer appliance repair programs. Bob Jones University, the highest-ranking appliance repair school in SC, has a total student population of 3,956 and is the 2593rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 appliance repair schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bob Jones University comes out as the most expensive ($13,970/yr), with Trident Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,113/yr.
Appliance Repair students from South Carolina schools who go on to become appliance technicians, appliance repairers, machine repairmen, refrigeration mechanics, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 34,670 people working as home appliance repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $35,590. Also, Firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers make on average $60,630 per year and there are about 427,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 8,150 employed firstline supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers earning an average yearly salary of $54,360. Home appliance repairers in this state earn $28,800/yr and there are 520 employed.
Also, within the appliance repair schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from appliance repair, 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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