South Carolina contains twelve schools that offer automotive technology programs. Bob Jones University, the highest-ranking automotive technology school in SC, has a total student population of 3,956 and is the 2593rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 automotive technology schools in South Carolina, only 3 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 Florence-Darlington Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,133/yr.
Automotive Technology students from South Carolina schools who go on to become automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the automotive technology schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from automotive technology, 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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