South Carolina contains three schools that offer architecture design programs. Clemson University, the highest-ranking architecture design school in SC, has a total student population of 19,111 and is the 86th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 architecture design schools in South Carolina, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clemson University comes out as the most expensive ($15,842/yr), with Midlands Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,851/yr.
Architecture Design students from South Carolina schools who go on to become architecture designers, interior architects, architectural engineers, architectural project managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,412,730 people working as architecture and engineering employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,590. Also, Landscape architects make on average $65,910 per year and there are about 18,940 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 230 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $59,070. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $66,690/yr and there are 35,490 employed.
Also, within the architecture design schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from architecture design, 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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