Liberal Arts Schools
In West Columbia, South Carolina

There is only one liberal arts school in West Columbia for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in West Columbia, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Liberal Arts Certificate
  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Liberal Arts Employment

West Columbia 210
South Carolina 1,120

Of the 1,120 liberal arts professionals employed in South Carolina, 210 work in West Columbia. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in West Columbia has increased, overall employment in West Columbia has also increased.

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Liberal Arts employment growth

1,210 1,230 1,180 1,200 1,120
No data 230 200 210 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: West Columbia

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in West Columbia

No data $60,860 $63,520 $66,500 $62,710
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in West Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Columbia

In 2010 liberal arts professionals in West Columbia reportedly earned an average salary of $62,710 per year. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in West Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in West Columbia

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Liberal arts professionals in West Columbia make a median yearly salary of $62,030. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,810 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in West Columbia

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in West Columbia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in West Columbia


There is only one accredited liberal arts school in the city. Many of West Columbia's liberal arts professionals are graduates of this school.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In West Columbia


West Columbia's liberal arts schools offer 2 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In West Columbia


In 2010 approximately 286 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in West Columbia, South Carolina

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