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General Engineering Schools in South Carolina

48 Engineering students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, General Engineering is the 142nd most popular major out of a total 260 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in South Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 26
Bachelor’s Degree 22

Gender Distribution

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

General Engineering Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.2%
  • Black or African American: 8.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.5%
  • White: 62.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 10.4%
General Engineering Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in South Carolina

4,090 people in the state and 367,850 in the nation are employed in jobs related to engineering.

General Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for General Engineering Jobs in South Carolina

A typical salary for a engineering grad in the state is $100,750, compared to a typical salary of $113,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in South Carolina that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,148 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. 91% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

#2

Bob Jones University

Greenville
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
3,005 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.18 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
3,429 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 5.50% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. An average student at Anderson University South Carolina will pay a net price of $21,562.

#4

Aiken Technical College

Graniteville
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,267 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $1,543. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. 95% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
24,951 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $43,600 a year. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at Clemson. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 92% are considered full time.

General Engineering Careers in SC

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Engineering Professors 16% $89,500
Architectural and Engineering Managers 14% $127,170
Engineers 11% $101,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Mechanical Engineering 605
Civil Engineering 359
Industrial Engineering 298
Biomedical Engineering 237
Electrical Engineering 222
Chemical Engineering 174
Computer Engineering 162
Other Engineering 86

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