South Carolina contains three schools that offer insurance programs. Centura College, the highest-ranking insurance school in SC, has a total student population of 248 and is the 4178th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 insurance schools in South Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Centura College comes out as the most expensive ($22,925/yr), with Virginia College-Greenville as the lowest recorded at only $19,411/yr.
Insurance students from South Carolina schools who go on to become insurance agents, insurance brokers, insurance consultants, insurance managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,960 people working as insurance appraisers, auto damage alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,180. Also, Insurance sales agents make on average $61,330 per year and there are about 325,710 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 5,670 employed insurance sales agents earning an average yearly salary of $45,980. Insurance appraisers, auto damage in this state earn $52,380/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the insurance schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from insurance, 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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