South Carolina contains eighteen schools that offer electrician programs. South Carolina State University, the highest-ranking electrician school in SC, has a total student population of 4,538 and is the 3547th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 electrician schools in South Carolina, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Columbia comes out as the most expensive ($22,225/yr), with Horry-Georgetown Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,043/yr.
Electrician students from South Carolina schools who go on to become electricians, electrical technologists, maintenance electricians, journeyman electricians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 579,150 people working as electricians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,850. Also, Helperselectricians make on average $27,870 per year and there are about 90,930 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 2,930 employed helperselectricians earning an average yearly salary of $24,380. Electricians in this state earn $38,350/yr and there are 7,590 employed.
Also, within the electrician schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from electrician, 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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