Myrtle Beach, SC has four facilities management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of North Carolina-Wilmington, the highest ranked school in this group with a facilities management program, has a total student population of 12,924. It is the 151st highest ranked school in the USA and the 6th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about facilities management programs in Myrtle Beach, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of facilities management professors at University of North Carolina such as Jay Atkinson, Larry Clark, Craig Galbraith, David Glew, Tammi Hamilton, and Steve Harper.
Facilities Management students from Myrtle Beach schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today.
Myrtle Beach lies in Horry county, which is one of the 27 counties in South Carolina. Overall, the Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway area has 110,810 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $14.74/hr average worker wage, and a $30,670 average annual salary.
Of the 4 facilities management schools with a 100-mile radius of Myrtle Beach, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Morris College comes out as the most expensive ($11,675/yr) for facilities management students, with Southeastern Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,481/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Myrtle Beach|
|Mount Pleasant||SC||67,849||4||14.9584||103||82.4 miles|
|North Charleston||SC||99,930||3||24.6487||24||85.7 miles|