North Charleston, SC (population: 99,930) has two 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 North Charleston 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.
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.
Of the 2 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of North Charleston, only 1 has 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 Armstrong Atlantic State University as the lowest, reported at only $12,314/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|