Biology Schools In South Carolina

In South Carolina, there are 34 accredited schools where biology classes faculty can find employment. The trends in South Carolina's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Biology
  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology
  • PhD degree in Biology


Schools

  1. Allen University

    1530 Harden Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29204

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  2. Anderson University in Anderson, SC

    316 Boulevard, Anderson, South Carolina 29621-4035

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  3. Charleston Southern University

    9200 University Blvd, Charleston, South Carolina 29410-8087

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  4. Benedict College

    1600 Harden Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29204-1086

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  5. Bob Jones University

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

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  6. Southern Wesleyan University

    907 Wesleyan Drive, Central, South Carolina 29630-1020

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  7. College of Charleston

    66 George St, Charleston, South Carolina 29424-0001

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  8. Citadel Military College of South Carolina

    171 Moultrie St, Charleston, South Carolina 29409

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  9. Claflin University

    400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29115-4498

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  10. Clemson University

    201 Sikes Hall, Clemson, South Carolina 29634

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  11. Clinton Junior College

    1029 Crawford Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730

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  12. Coker College

    300 E College Ave, Hartsville, South Carolina 29550

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  13. Columbia College in Columbia on Columbia College Dr

    1301 Columbia College Dr, Columbia, South Carolina 29203

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  14. Converse College

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

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  15. Erskine College and Seminary

    2 Washington St, Due West, South Carolina 29639

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  16. Francis Marion University

    4822 East Palmetto Street, Florence, South Carolina 29506

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  17. Furman University

    3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, South Carolina 29613-6162

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  18. Greenville Technical College

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

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  19. Lander University

    320 Stanley Avenue, Greenwood, South Carolina 29649-2099

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  20. Limestone College

    1115 College Drive, Gaffney, South Carolina 29340-3799

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  21. Medical University of South Carolina

    179 Ashley Ave, Charleston, South Carolina 29425

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  22. Morris College

    100 West College Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150-3599

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  23. Newberry College

    2100 College St, Newberry, South Carolina 29108

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  24. North Greenville University

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

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  25. Presbyterian College

    503 South Broad Street, Clinton, South Carolina 29325

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  26. University of South Carolina-Aiken

    471 University Pkwy, Aiken, South Carolina 29801

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  27. University of South Carolina-Beaufort

    1 University Boulevard, Bluffton, South Carolina 29909

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  28. University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Columbia, South Carolina 29208

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  29. Coastal Carolina University

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

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  30. South Carolina State University

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

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  31. University of South Carolina-Upstate

    800 University Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303-4999

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  32. Voorhees College

    481 Porter Drive, Denmark, South Carolina 29042

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  33. Winthrop University

    119 Tillman Hall, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29733

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  34. Wofford College

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

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Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Biology Employment

South Carolina 1,510
National 232,950

Of all of the biology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in South Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Biology professionals In South Carolina

1,080 1,200 1,300 1,340 1,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Carolina, the field of biology is growing. In 2010 there were 430 more biology professionals working in South Carolina than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of biology has grown by 40% in South Carolina. This growth is faster than the change in the number of biology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of biology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Biology VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$49,472 $54,210 $56,233 $55,430 $56,616
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology
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The salaries paid to biology professionals are growing in South Carolina. In 2006 biology professionals made a mean salary of $49,472 per year, and in 2010 they made $56,616 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$33,662
25th percentile
$42,088
50th percentile
$53,138
75th percentile
$67,614
90th percentile
$82,284

Thus, there was a 13% growth in biology professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of biology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid biology professionals earning 144% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in South Carolina state.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Biochemistry
$67,000
Biology
$56,616
Biomedical Engineering
$78,780
Chemistry
$48,338
Physics
$105,990

In South Carolina, biology professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
2
bachelor
39
master
9
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total55

As the number of biology professionals is increasing in South Carolina state, the number of students graduating from the 34 accredited biology schools in South Carolina state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 1,253 biology graduates from biology courses in South Carolina and in 2010 there were 1,450 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of biology school degree or certificate graduates in South Carolina by 16%. 71% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in biology.

Biology Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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