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MBA Schools
In Columbia, South Carolina

MBA faculty can choose to work at one of 6 mba schools in Columbia. The trends in Columbia's mba academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes mba training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. South Carolina MBA Employment

Columbia 4,780
South Carolina 25,360

Exactly 4,780 of the 25,360 mba professionals employed in South Carolina, work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mba professionals in Columbia has shrunk by 30%. As the number of mba professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. South Carolina MBA employment growth

34,000 33,750 31,930 28,790 25,360
6,790 7,070 6,420 5,410 4,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

MBA VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$113,520 $122,005 $131,750 $138,120 $141,850
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: MBA in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for mba professionals have increased. In 2010 mba professionals in Columbia reportedly earned an average salary of $141,850 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, mba professionals in Columbia made an average salary of $113,520 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Mba professionals in Columbia

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Mba professionals in Columbia make a median yearly salary of $130,090. The 10% of mba professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $72,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 78% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mba professionals and related professions in Columbia

Business Administration
Business Management

Columbia mba professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

MBA schools in Columbia


There are 6 accredited mba schools in the city. Many of Columbia's mba professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

MBA Programs Offered In Columbia


Columbia's mba schools offer 11 mba degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed MBA Degrees In Columbia


In 2010 approximately 526 students completed mba courses.

MBA Faculty Salaries in Columbia, South Carolina

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