Every year approximately 5 students graduate with a degree in photography from South Carolina schools. South Carolina has 2 photography schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying photography. Yearly tuition at photography schools in South Carolina for a degree in photography is $24,923 per year.
The largest photography school in South Carolina, by student population is The Art Institute of Charleston. It is located in Charleston. Approximately 4 students graduated with a photography degree from The Art Institute of Charleston in 2009, which was 80% of the total state photography graduates for that year. Tuition at The Art Institute of Charleston, was $30,259 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with an education in photography pursue a career as a photographer. The job outlook for photographers in South Carolina is average. An estimated 1,800 photographers are in South Carolina state. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 8%, or to 1,960 photographers.
In South Carolina, as a photographer, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $17,583 per year to more than $42,385 per year. But the median salary for photographers earn $24,992 per year, in South Carolina.