Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.
Nursing 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 nursing schools in Columbia is $831.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at nursing 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 two nursing colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 246 students were reported to have graduated from nursing programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$39,670.00||1,920|