Computer Science Schools In South Carolina

Computer Science classes faculty can choose to work at one of 13 accredited computer science schools in South Carolina. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in South Carolina, and the future trends in computer science training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science
  • Masters degree in Computer Science


Schools

  1. Charleston Southern University

    9200 University Blvd, Charleston, South Carolina 29410-8087

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  2. Benedict College

    1600 Harden Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29204-1086

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  3. Bob Jones University

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

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  4. College of Charleston

    66 George St, Charleston, South Carolina 29424-0001

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  5. Citadel Military College of South Carolina

    171 Moultrie St, Charleston, South Carolina 29409

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  6. Claflin University

    400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29115-4498

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  7. Coker College

    300 E College Ave, Hartsville, South Carolina 29550

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  8. Converse College

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

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  9. Furman University

    3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, South Carolina 29613-6162

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  10. Newberry College

    2100 College St, Newberry, South Carolina 29108

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  11. Presbyterian College

    503 South Broad Street, Clinton, South Carolina 29325

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  12. University of South Carolina-Beaufort

    1 University Boulevard, Bluffton, South Carolina 29909

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  13. Wofford College

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

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Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Computer Science Employment

South Carolina 13,960
National 1,479,220

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

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In South Carolina

13,260 13,500 15,270 14,130 3,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of computer science professionals is shrinking in South Carolina. In 2010 there were 9,610 less computer science professionals working in South Carolina than there were in 2006. Thus, in South Carolina, this field has shrunk by 72% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of computer science professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 71% from 2006 to 2010.

Computer Science VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$55,246 $58,222 $60,424 $59,426 $66,980
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by computer science professionals is increasing in South Carolina. Computer science professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $55,246 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $66,980 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$40,850
25th percentile
$52,083
50th percentile
$64,860
75th percentile
$78,820
90th percentile
$98,610

Thus, computer science professionals' salaries grew by 18% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In South Carolina state, within the field of computer science, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid computer science professionals earn 141% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Computer Engineering
$76,067
Computer Forensics
$53,115
Computer Programming
$64,390
Computer Science
$61,794
Information Systems
$81,775
Information Technology
$67,509

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
2
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Certificate
0
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The number of students graduating from the 13 accredited computer science schools in South Carolina is increasing. In South Carolina, there were 47 graduates in 2006. And there were 54 graduates from computer science courses in 2010.

This represents a 15% increase in the number of computer science degree or certificate school graduates in South Carolina state. A majority of these graduates, or 87%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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