South Carolina contains seventeen schools that offer day care programs. Bob Jones University, the highest-ranking day care school in SC, has a total student population of 3,956 and is the 2593rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 day care 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 Horry-Georgetown Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,043/yr.
Day Care students from South Carolina schools who go on to become child care workers, nannies, day care specialists, day care professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 595,650 people working as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 4,910 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $32,630. Child care workers in this state earn $17,960/yr and there are 9,300 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from day care, 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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