Media Schools in Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.

For South Carolina residents, the average tuition for all Columbia media schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,360.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia media schools was $14,818.00.

The average cost of books and supplies for media schools in Columbia is $831.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at media 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. There are three media colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. Media programs in Columbia reportedly graduated 65 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.

Media Schools in Columbia

Benedict College

1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC, 29204

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Mass Communication / Media Studies

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $13,928.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $13,928.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $7,172.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $8,000.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 883
  • Average aid received per student: $10,372.00

Columbia International University

7435 Monticello Rd
Columbia, SC, 29203

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Mass Communication / Media Studies

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $16,350.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $16,350.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $6,210.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): Not Available

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 79
  • Average aid received per student: $9,693.00

University of South Carolina-Columbia

514 Main St
Columbia, SC, 29208

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Digital Communication and Media / Multimedia
  • PhD in Mass Communication / Media Studies

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $8,756.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $23,332.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $7,328.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $9,365.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 3,257
  • Average aid received per student: $6,674.00

Media Salary in Columbia

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Multi-Media Artists and Animators$32,600.00Not available
Producers and Directors$35,800.00120
Choreographers$35,000.00Not available
Radio and Television Announcers$54,380.0050
Reporters and Correspondents$40,460.00150
Public Relations Specialists$46,330.00700
Editors$42,030.00110
Technical Writers$59,660.0080
Writers and Authors$48,950.0030
Interpreters and Translators$29,770.0050
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians$33,290.00110
Broadcast Technicians$30,000.00110
Photographers$30,500.00120
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture$35,550.0040

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