South Carolina contains seven schools that offer banking programs. Clemson University, the highest-ranking banking school in SC, has a total student population of 19,111 and is the 86th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 banking schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wofford College comes out as the most expensive ($23,218/yr), with Trident Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,113/yr.
Banking students from South Carolina schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 58,870 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $55,590. Financial specialists in this state earn $60,540/yr and there are 700 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from banking, 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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