South Carolina contains fourteen schools that offer project management programs. Columbia College, the highest-ranking project management school in SC, has a total student population of 1,444 and is the 597th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 project management schools in South Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Columbia Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,171/yr), with Voorhees College as the lowest recorded at only $6,503/yr.
Project Management students from South Carolina schools who go on to become construction managers, project managers, construction professionals, construction area managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 11,720 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $27,090. Construction managers in this state earn $80,070/yr and there are 3,510 employed.
Also, within the project management schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from project management, 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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