Electrical Engineering Schools In South Carolina

South Carolina has 20 accredited electrical engineering schools where electrical engineering faculty who teach electrical engineering classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the electrical engineering academic community in South Carolina, and the future trends in electrical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Electrical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering


Schools

  1. Aiken Technical College

    2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville, South Carolina 29829

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  2. Technical College of the Lowcountry

    921 Ribaut Road, Beaufort, South Carolina 29901-1288

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  3. Benedict College

    1600 Harden Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29204-1086

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  4. Northeastern Technical College

    1201 Chesterfield Hwy., Cheraw, South Carolina 29520

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  5. Florence-Darlington Technical College

    2715 W. Lucas Street, Florence, South Carolina 29501

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  6. Greenville Technical College

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

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  7. Horry-Georgetown Technical College

    2050 Highway 501 East, Conway, South Carolina 29526

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  8. Midlands Technical College

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

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  9. Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College

    3250 Saint Matthews Rd, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29118-8299

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  10. Piedmont Technical College

    620 North Emerald Road, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646

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  11. South Carolina State University

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

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  12. Spartanburg Community College

    800 Brisack Road, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303

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  13. Central Carolina Technical College

    506 N Guignard Dr, Sumter, South Carolina 29150-2499

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  14. Tri-County Technical College

    7900 U.S. Hwy 76, Pendleton, South Carolina 29670

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  15. Trident Technical College

    7000 Rivers Avenue, Charleston, South Carolina 29423-8067

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  16. York Technical College

    452 S Anderson Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730

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  17. ITT Technical Institute-Greenville

    Six Independence Pointe, Greenville, South Carolina 29615

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  18. ITT Technical Institute-Columbia

    1628 Browning Road, Suite 180, Columbia, South Carolina 29210

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  19. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_North Charleston

    2431 W Aviation Ave, North Charleston, South Carolina 29406

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  20. Medix School-Fortis College

    246 Stoneridge Dr Ste 101, Columbia, South Carolina 29210

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Electrical Engineering Employment

South Carolina 4,500
National 296,520

Approximately 2% of the country's electrical engineering professionals work in South Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Electrical engineering professionals In South Carolina

6,370 5,200 5,380 4,320 4,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Electrical Engineering is a shrinking field in South Carolina. 1,870 less electrical engineering professionals were working in South Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in South Carolina, this field has shrunk by 29% in four years. This is faster than the trend for electrical engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of electrical engineering professionals has shrunk by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Electrical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$62,340 $64,755 $67,660 $68,270 $68,430
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to electrical engineering professionals are growing in South Carolina. The mean salary for electrical engineering professionals in 2006 was $62,340 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $68,430 per year.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$43,630
25th percentile
$53,890
50th percentile
$67,110
75th percentile
$82,060
90th percentile
$96,155

This represents a growth in salaries of 9%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of South Carolina, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of electrical engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid electrical engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 120%

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Civil Engineering
$54,807
Electrical Engineering
$68,430
Engineering
$67,842
Mechanical Engineering
$64,382

In South Carolina, electrical engineering professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina

associate
15
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
13
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The number of students graduating from the 20 accredited electrical engineering schools in South Carolina is decreasing. In 2006, 419 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in South Carolina. And in 2010, 268 students graduated.

Thus there was a 36% percent decrease in the number of electrical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in South Carolina. Most of these graduates, or 47%, earned a associate's degree in electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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