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Graduates earn 2,143 degrees, certificates from Coastal Carolina University

About 23.2 percent of the 2,143 degrees and certificates handed out by Coastal Carolina University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 2,525 degrees, certificates from Trident Technical College

About 22.7 percent of the 2,525 degrees and certificates handed out by Trident Technical College in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report $18 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $18 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

The Bank of Clarendon in Manning last evaluated by feds in 2018

The Bank of Clarendon in Manning, South Carolina received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Sept. 1, 2018.

Textile mills and textile product mills industry reports $9.9 billion in Q1 net sales

The textile mills and textile product mills industry had $9.9 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report $13 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $13 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Two Hartsville banks evaluated by feds in 2018

A total of two banks in Hartsville, South Carolina received "satisfactory" ratings from federal regulators in 2018.

Graduates earn 661 degrees, certificates from Central Carolina Technical College

About 24.8 percent of the 661 degrees and certificates handed out by Central Carolina Technical College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 527 degrees, certificates from Lander University

About 24.9 percent of the 527 degrees and certificates handed out by Lander University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Food industry had retained earnings of $254.5 billion in Q1

The food industry reported retained earnings of $254.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Pharmaceuticals and medicines industry Q1 net sales up 3.5%

The pharmaceuticals and medicines industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 3.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report $30.5 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $30.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Basic chemicals, resins and synthetics industry Q1 net sales down 4.1%

The basic chemicals, resins and synthetics industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were down 4.1 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

The price of education: Which 2-year South Carolina schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

South Carolina residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Williamsburg Technical College, Northeastern Technical College and Florence-Darlington Technical College, according to an analysis of federal data.

Graduates earn 2,026 degrees, certificates from Tri-County Technical College

About 45.1 percent of the 2,026 degrees and certificates handed out by Tri-County Technical College in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Chemicals industry Q1 net sales down 0.3%

The chemicals industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were down 0.3 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Graduates earn 2,468 degrees, certificates from the College of Charleston

About 26.5 percent of the 2,468 degrees and certificates handed out by the College of Charleston in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Petroleum and coal products industry Q1 net sales down 3.6%

The petroleum and coal products industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were down 3.6 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Graduates earn 222 degrees, certificates from Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston

About 51.4 percent of the 222 degrees and certificates handed out by Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston in 2017-18 were to students in transportation and materials moving programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Beverage and tobacco products industry reports $46.7 billion in Q1 net sales

The beverage and tobacco products industry had $46.7 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

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