Columbia has a population of 116,278 and is located in Richland county.
Engineering 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 engineering schools in Columbia cost an average of $831.00. Students living on campus at engineering 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 engineering colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 297 students completed engineering programs in Columbia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Computer Hardware Engineers||$59,420.00||160|
|Electronics Engineers, Except Computer||$76,440.00||90|
|Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors||Not available||160|