Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.
Childhood Education schools in Columbia charged students an average tuition of $13,360.00 if they were South Carolina residents, and $14,818.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for childhood education schools in Columbia cost an average of $831.00. Students living on campus at childhood education 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 three childhood education colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 138 students completed childhood education programs in Columbia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Education Administrators, Preschool and Child Care Center/Program||$46,870.00||90|
|Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education||$21,840.00||Not available|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$46,880.00||4,540|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School||$47,750.00||350|