South Carolina contains nineteen schools that offer massage therapy programs. Southeastern Institute-Charleston, the highest-ranking massage therapy school in SC, has a total student population of 255 and is the 1305th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 massage therapy schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Hair Design comes out as the most expensive ($26,640/yr), with Horry-Georgetown Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,043/yr.
Massage Therapy students from South Carolina schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Also, within the massage therapy schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from massage therapy, 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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