Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.
Distance 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.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for distance education schools in Columbia is $831.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at distance education schools in Columbia was $5,773.00. The average cost for students living at home was $5,626.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of two distance education colleges in Columbia to attend. Distance Education programs in Columbia reportedly graduated 179 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Self-Enrichment Education Teachers||$39,720.00||780|
|Teachers and Instructors, All Other||$41,310.00||1,170|