Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.
For South Carolina residents, the average tuition for all Columbia broadcasting schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,360.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia broadcasting schools was $14,818.00.
Books and supplies for broadcasting schools in Columbia cost an average of $831.00. Students living on campus at broadcasting schools in Columbia paid an average of $5,773.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $5,626.00. There are two broadcasting colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 73 students completed broadcasting programs in Columbia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Radio and Television Announcers||$54,380.00||50|
|Reporters and Correspondents||$40,460.00||150|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technicians||$33,290.00||110|
|Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture||$35,550.00||40|