North Charleston, SC (population: 99,930) has one computer science school within its city limits. Centura College has a total student population of 199. It is the 4453rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 56th highest in the state of South Carolina (#1 is Clemson University).
Computer Science students from North Charleston schools who go on to become computer science instructors, web developers, computer engineers, software engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 32,240 people working as computer science teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $75,860.
North Charleston lies in Berkeley county, which is one of the 27 counties in South Carolina. Overall, the Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville area has 280,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $18.57/hr average worker wage, and a $38,630 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Centura College ends up costing a student $22,925/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Charleston|
|Mount Pleasant||SC||67,849||4||14.9584||103||12.2 miles|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||85.7 miles|