South Carolina contains one school that offers gunsmithing programs. Piedmont Technical College has a total student population of 5,566 and is the 5493rd highest ranked school in America.
Gunsmithing students from South Carolina schools who go on to become gunsmithers, gunsmiths, research and development machinists, machinists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,268,930 people working as maintenance and repair workers, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,520. Also, Machinists make on average $38,940 per year and there are about 380,720 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 6,520 employed machinists earning an average yearly salary of $36,410. Maintenance and repair workers, general in this state earn $34,860/yr and there are 25,140 employed.
Also, within the gunsmithing schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from gunsmithing, 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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