Central has a general population of 3,522 and an overall student population of 2,382. Approximately 2,382 of Central's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Southern Wesleyan University is the largest education school in Central, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Wesleyan University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an education degree from one of Central's education schools. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Central was $18,700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Central. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,500.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Central, your job prospects are good. There were 21,900 education professionals working in South Carolina and 3,330 working in the greater Central area in 2010. The number of education professionals in Central is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Central is $43,050 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.