Denmark, SC has five curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Armstrong Atlantic State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 7,538. It is the 510th highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Curriculum students from Denmark schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 60 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $54,240. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $15,940/yr and there are 210 employed.
Denmark lies in Bamberg county, which is one of the 27 counties in South Carolina. Overall, the Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 58,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 4.7% unemployment rate, $16.12/hr average worker wage, and a $33,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.629 out of every 1000 jobs in Denmark are held by teachers and instructors, and 1.050/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 5 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Denmark, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of South Carolina-Columbia comes out as the most expensive ($14,611/yr) for curriculum students, with Augusta State University as the lowest, reported at only $8,073/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Denmark|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||49.1 miles|
|North Charleston||SC||99,930||3||24.6487||24||70.0 miles|
|Mount Pleasant||SC||67,849||4||14.9584||103||82.1 miles|