South Carolina contains 32 schools that offer translation programs. Clemson University, the highest-ranking translation school in SC, has a total student population of 19,111 and is the 86th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 32 translation schools in South Carolina, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Furman University comes out as the most expensive ($24,220/yr), with Voorhees College as the lowest recorded at only $6,503/yr.
Translation students from South Carolina schools who go on to become translators, french interpreters, german interpreters, italian interpreters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 40,000 people working as interpreters and translators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $45,700. Also, Foreign language and literature teachers make on average $63,300 per year and there are about 27,020 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Carolina alone, there are 360 employed foreign language and literature teachers earning an average yearly salary of $59,850. Interpreters and translators in this state earn $33,750/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the translation schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from translation, 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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