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Student Counseling Schools in South Carolina

258 Student Counseling students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Student Counseling is the 59th most popular major out of a total 260 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in South Carolina

Student Counseling majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 172
Post-Master’s Certificate 81
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 81
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

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

Student Counseling Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 20.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.1%
  • White: 69.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 4.7%
Student Counseling Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in South Carolina

There are 4,870 people in the state and 285,460 people in the nation working in student counseling jobs.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in South Carolina

In this state, student counseling grads earn an average of $52,890. Nationwide, they make an average of $60,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in South Carolina that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,252. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. In their early career, Clemson grads earn an average salary of $43,600.

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

91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at UofSC.


Winthrop University

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

In their early career, Winthrop grads earn an average salary of $30,200. The average student takes 4.35 years to complete their degree at Winthrop. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. A typical student attending The Citadel will pay a net price of $17,837. The student loan default rate of 4.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
2,479 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.63 years. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.


Bob Jones University

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.90%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,565.

Student Counseling Careers in SC

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 14% $51,230

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,422
Teacher Education Subject Specific 574
Educational Administration 498
Special Education 249
General Education 238
Curriculum & Instruction 181
Instructional Media Design 74
Other Education 30

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