There are schools offering crime scene investigation programs in South Carolina!
Schools Offering Crime Scene Investigation Programs in South Carolina
The only accredited Crime Scene Investigation school in South Carolina is Southern Wesleyan University. Southern Wesleyan University, which was ranked 49th in the country in 2010, is located in Central. In 2010, Southern Wesleyan University graduated 2 students from its Crime Scene Investigation programs.
Students enrolled in Crime Scene Investigation courses at Southern Wesleyan University paid $19,500 per year in tuition fees.
A Crime Scene Investigation degree from a South Carolina school... what next?
The highest percentage of Crime Scene Investigation graduates in South Carolina pursue careers as a crime scene investigator. The South Carolina counties with the largest populations of crime scene investigators are:
- Calhoun County - 310 crime scene investigators
- Berkeley County - 130 crime scene investigators
- Greenville County - 110 crime scene investigators
On average, a crime scene investigator earns a salary of $56,750 per year in South Carolina state. But, in 2010, some South Carolina crime scene investigators earned as little as less than $28,590 per year or as much as more than $122,730 per year. The following counties in South Carolina have the highest average salaries for crime scene investigators:
- Berkeley County - $81,830 per year
- Greenville County - $70,290 per year
- Calhoun County - $57,800 per year
On average crime scene investigators earns the least in the following South Carolina counties:
- Chesterfield County - $35,570 per year
- Allendale County - $42,090 per year
- Abbeville County - $44,070 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional crime scene investigation statistics regarding a career in Crime Scene Investigation and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as forensic science or private investigating.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Crime Scene Investigation in South Carolina
Curious what studying Crime Scene Investigation gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in South Carolina
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||1,030||$56,750||-12.7%|
|Forensic Science Technicians||130||$41,700||62.5%|
Got your degree? Time to find a job!
Below are crime scene investigation related jobs in South Carolina