South Carolina contains eight schools that offer graphic design programs. Winthrop University, the highest-ranking graphic design school in SC, has a total student population of 6,241 and is the 305th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 graphic design schools in South Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Charleston comes out as the most expensive ($45,006/yr), with Horry-Georgetown Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,043/yr.
Graphic Design students from South Carolina schools who go on to become graphic designers, animation designers, fashion designers, web designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 200,870 people working as graphic designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $47,820.
Also, within the graphic design schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from graphic design, 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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