South Carolina contains six schools that offer event management programs. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, the highest-ranking event management school in SC, has a total student population of 20,291 and is the 66th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 event management schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Savannah College of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($30,092/yr), with Alabama A & M University as the lowest recorded at only $7,770/yr.
Event Management students from South Carolina schools who go on to become event managers, event planners, management specialists, organizational management specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,116,380 people working as management employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $102,900. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 190 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $54,420. Management employees in this state earn $90,850/yr and there are 80,460 employed.
Also, within the event management schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from event management, 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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