There are schools offering physician assistant programs in South Carolina!
Schools Offering Physician Assisting Programs in South Carolina
Medical University of South Carolina, the only accredited Physician Assistant school in South Carolina, is located in Charleston. It received a ranking of 98th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 67 students graduated from Medical University of South Carolina's Physician Assistant programs.
The tuition rate for students taking Physician Assistant courses at Medical University of South Carolina was $0 per year.
A Physician Assistant degree from a South Carolina school... what next?
The highest percentage of Physician Assistant graduates in South Carolina pursue careers as a physician assistant. The largest populations of South Carolina physician assistants are working in the following counties:
- Berkeley County - 120 physician assistants
- Greenville County - 120 physician assistants
- Calhoun County - 110 physician assistants
A physician assistant in South Carolina makes an average of $77,250 per year. But, in 2010, some South Carolina physician assistants earned as little as less than $29,730 per year or as much as more than $134,240 per year. The following counties in South Carolina have the highest average salaries for physician assistants:
- Horry County - $81,670 per year
- Calhoun County - $81,370 per year
- Berkeley County - $80,860 per year
The following counties in South Carolina have the lowest average salaries for A physician assistant:
- Greenville County - $67,030 per year
- Beaufort County - $72,890 per year
- Abbeville County - $77,070 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional physician assisting statistics regarding a career in Physician Assistant. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as dental assisting or health science.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Master's Degree in Physician Assisting in South Carolina
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