Fashion Schools In South Carolina

Fashion classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited fashion school in South Carolina. The trends in South Carolina's fashion academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in fashion includes fashion training at the fashion bachelors degree level.


  1. The Art Institute of Charleston

    24 N. Market St, Charleston, South Carolina 29401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Fashion Employment

South Carolina 70,320
National 4,625,040

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

Employment Growth for Fashion professionals In South Carolina

72,690 75,960 74,880 72,500 70,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Fashion is a shrinking field in South Carolina. In South Carolina, 2,370 less fashion professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in South Carolina, this field has shrunk by 3% in four years. This is slower than the trend for fashion professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of fashion professionals has shrunk by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Fashion VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$33,644 $42,514 $44,929 $44,258 $45,503
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of fashion professionals is declining, the salaries paid to fashion professionals are increasing in South Carolina. Fashion professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $33,644 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $45,503 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Fashion professionals in South Carolina

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Thus, there was a 26% growth in fashion professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In South Carolina state, within the field of fashion, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid fashion professionals earn 194% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Fashion professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Fashion Merchandising

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

Educational Trends

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


100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in fashion.

Fashion Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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