Art Schools In South Carolina

South Carolina has 34 accredited art schools where art faculty who teach art classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the art academic community in South Carolina, and the future trends in art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art
  • Bachelors degree in Art
  • Masters degree in Art


Schools

  1. Anderson University in Anderson, SC

    316 Boulevard, Anderson, South Carolina 29621-4035

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  2. Charleston Southern University

    9200 University Blvd, Charleston, South Carolina 29410-8087

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  3. Benedict College

    1600 Harden Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29204-1086

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  4. Bob Jones University

    1700 Wade Hampton Boulavard, Greenville, South Carolina 29614-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  5. College of Charleston

    66 George St, Charleston, South Carolina 29424-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  6. Claflin University

    400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29115-4498

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  7. Clemson University

    201 Sikes Hall, Clemson, South Carolina 29634

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  8. Coker College

    300 E College Ave, Hartsville, South Carolina 29550

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  9. Columbia College in Columbia on Columbia College Dr

    1301 Columbia College Dr, Columbia, South Carolina 29203

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  10. Converse College

    580 E Main St, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29302-0006

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  11. Erskine College and Seminary

    2 Washington St, Due West, South Carolina 29639

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  12. Francis Marion University

    4822 East Palmetto Street, Florence, South Carolina 29506

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  13. Furman University

    3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, South Carolina 29613-6162

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  14. Greenville Technical College

    620 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, South Carolina 29607-2418

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  15. Lander University

    320 Stanley Avenue, Greenwood, South Carolina 29649-2099

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  16. Limestone College

    1115 College Drive, Gaffney, South Carolina 29340-3799

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  17. Midlands Technical College

    1260 Lexington Drive, West Columbia, South Carolina 29170-2176

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  18. Newberry College

    2100 College St, Newberry, South Carolina 29108

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  19. North Greenville University

    7801 N. Tigerville Road, Tigerville, South Carolina 29688-1892

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  20. Piedmont Technical College

    620 North Emerald Road, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  21. Presbyterian College

    503 South Broad Street, Clinton, South Carolina 29325

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  22. University of South Carolina-Aiken

    471 University Pkwy, Aiken, South Carolina 29801

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  23. University of South Carolina-Beaufort

    1 University Boulevard, Bluffton, South Carolina 29909

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  24. University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Columbia, South Carolina 29208

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  25. Coastal Carolina University

    108 James P. Blanton Circle, Conway, South Carolina 29526

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  26. South Carolina State University

    300 College St NE, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29117-0001

    150 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  27. University of South Carolina-Upstate

    800 University Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303-4999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  28. Spartanburg Community College

    800 Brisack Road, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  29. Trident Technical College

    7000 Rivers Avenue, Charleston, South Carolina 29423-8067

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  30. Winthrop University

    119 Tillman Hall, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29733

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  31. Wofford College

    429 N Church St, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303-3663

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  32. York Technical College

    452 S Anderson Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  33. South University-Columbia

    9 Science Court, Columbia, South Carolina 29203

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  34. The Art Institute of Charleston

    24 N. Market St, Charleston, South Carolina 29401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +

Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Art Employment

South Carolina 400
National 78,930

Of all of the art professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in South Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Art professionals In South Carolina

380 230 360 180 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Carolina, the field of art is shrinking. 160 less art professionals were working in South Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 42% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for art professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of art professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

Art VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$23,253 $42,857 $37,483 $34,115 $38,725
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to art professionals are growing in South Carolina. In 2006 art professionals made a mean salary of $23,253 per year, and in 2010 they made $38,725 per year.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$26,502
25th percentile
$29,178
50th percentile
$33,302
75th percentile
$46,685
90th percentile
$61,318

Thus, there was a 40% growth in art professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of art, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid art professionals earning 131% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in South Carolina state.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Animation
$38,170
Art
$43,134
Design
$42,946
Drafting
$50,073
Film
$28,543
Graphic Design
$41,330
Visual Communications
$35,042
Web Design
$41,330

In South Carolina, art professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Art programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina

associate
5
bachelor
49
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total67

The number of students graduating from the 34 accredited art schools in South Carolina is increasing. In 2006 there were 634 art graduates from art courses in South Carolina and in 2010 there were 732 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of art school degree or certificate graduates in South Carolina by 15%. A majority of these graduates, or 73%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in art.

Art Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We currently gathering data for the number of art faculty, growth in the field of art academia and art faculty salaries in South Carolina. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of art faculty at the certificate in art, associates degree in art, bachelors degree in art, and masters degree in art levels in South Carolina. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see the data we have collected thus far.

Career Index

Your free online education database