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Business & Commerce Schools in South Carolina

In 2018-2019, 586 students earned their General Business degrees in SC.

A Business & Commerce major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in South Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 346
Bachelor’s Degree 152
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 80
Master’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Black or African American: 43.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 46.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
Business & Commerce Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in South Carolina

64,040 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in South Carolina

A typical salary for a general business grad in the state is $99,630, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 21 colleges in South Carolina that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

176 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
3,079 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $25,906. Graduates earn an average $33,100 after graduation. 6% of the teachers are full time.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,747 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,017. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,705 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,400 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. 50% of the teachers are full time.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,351 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $4,409. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time.

#5

Coker College

Hartsville
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
1,113 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,979. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.19 years.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,640 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,942. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,000 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 59%.

#7

Midlands Technical College

West Columbia
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,160 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 36%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,005. 92% of students get financical aid.

#8

Limestone College

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 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.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
3,543 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,562.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,298 Total Students

50% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,550. Graduates earn an average $23,000 after graduation.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,276 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,300 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,554.

Business & Commerce Careers in SC

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 20% $89,750
Social and Community Service Managers 19% $58,800
Management Analysts 17% $68,900
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
Industrial Production Managers 11% $112,140
Managers 8% $98,620

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Business Administration & Management 4,445
Accounting 1,174
Marketing 1,137
Finance & Financial Management 892
Management Sciences & Methods 377
Hospitality Management 376
Business Support & Assistance 375
International Business 270

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