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Finance & Financial Management Schools in South Carolina

892 students earned Finance degrees in South Carolina in the 2018-2019 year.

A Finance & Financial Management major is the 4th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Finance & Financial Management Majors in South Carolina

Finance majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 889
Master’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

Finance & Financial Management Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.3%
  • White: 85.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.8%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Finance & Financial Management Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Finance & Financial Management Grads in South Carolina

There are 70,860 people in the state and 5,710,980 people in the nation working in finance jobs.

Finance & Financial Management Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for Finance & Financial Management Jobs in South Carolina

Finance grads earn an average of $69,340 in the state and $79,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.30%. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,252.

#3

College of Charleston

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

A typical student attending C of C will pay a net price of $18,783. The average student takes 4.18 years to complete their degree at C of C. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at Coastal Carolina University. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,900 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $16,188.

#5

Wofford College

Spartanburg
49 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
1,720 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.03 years. The student loan default rate is 3.50% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $39,800 after graduation.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,477 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 61% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.35 years. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
4,240 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,300 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.40%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years. The full-time teacher rate is 67%. In their early career, The Citadel grads earn an average salary of $44,600.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.14 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,900 a year.

#8

Bob Jones University

Greenville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
3,008 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $12,565. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 90%.

Finance & Financial Management Careers in SC

Some of the careers finance majors go into include:

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Personal Financial Advisors 25% $60,070
Financial Managers 23% $110,050
Credit Counselors 21% $44,020
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 17% $38,080
Loan Officers 15% $60,250
Financial Analysts 15% $68,260
General and Operations Managers 14% $82,130
Credit Analysts 13% $60,850
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 12% $49,240
Financial Specialists 10% $65,300
Budget Analysts 9% $67,340
Bill and Account Collectors 0% $34,360
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks -2% $35,620
New Accounts Clerks -3% $38,820
Tellers -6% $29,960

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Business Administration & Management 4,445
Accounting 1,174
Marketing 1,137
Business & Commerce 586
Management Sciences & Methods 377
Hospitality Management 376
Business Support & Assistance 375
International Business 270

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