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Business Administration & Management Schools in South Carolina

4,445 Business Administration students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Business Administration & Management is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in South Carolina

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 2,951
Master’s Degree 993
Associate’s Degree 402
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 56
Post-Master’s Certificate 30
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 30
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 13
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 13
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 13

Gender Distribution

In South Carolina, a business administration major is more popular with men than with women.

Business Administration & Management Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in South Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 20.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.7%
  • White: 66.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.5%
  • Other Races: 4.3%
Business Administration & Management Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in South Carolina

There are 140,780 people in the state and 9,785,040 people in the nation working in business administration jobs.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in South Carolina

In this state, business administration grads earn an average of $94,240. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,110.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 48 colleges in South Carolina that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

598 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
35,364 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,000 after earning their degree at this institution. The 3.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it.

562 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
25,822 Total Students

The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at Clemson. The student loan default rate is 2.90% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $18,252.

#3

College of Charleston

Charleston
293 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
10,545 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,783. Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

271 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,767 Total Students

88% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $44,600 after graduation.

#5

Winthrop University

Rock Hill
242 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
5,865 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.35 years to graduate. 62% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

207 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
10,484 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 8.30% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,900 a year.

184 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
6,308 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,506. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,200 a year. 51% of the teachers are full time.

#8

Limestone College

Gaffney
149 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,206 Total Students

An average student at Limestone College will pay a net price of $24,083. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The average student takes 4.47 years to complete their degree at Limestone College.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
1,430 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. In their early career, SWU grads earn an average salary of $33,900. 99% of students get financical aid.

137 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,720 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. The 8.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Business Administration & Management Careers in SC

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 20% $89,750
Logisticians 19% $65,180
Social and Community Service Managers 19% $58,800
Management Analysts 17% $68,900
Natural Sciences Managers 16% $81,730
Computer and Information Systems Managers 14% $117,420
Sales Managers 14% $111,720
General and Operations Managers 14% $82,130
Cost Estimators 13% $59,580
Administrative Services Managers 13% $89,280
Construction Managers 12% $88,590
Purchasing Managers 12% $99,760
Retail Sales Supervisors 11% $36,770
Industrial Production Managers 11% $112,140
Managers 8% $98,620
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 6% $48,930

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Accounting 1,174
Marketing 1,137
Finance & Financial Management 892
Business & Commerce 586
Management Sciences & Methods 377
Hospitality Management 376
Business Support & Assistance 375
International Business 270

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