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Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

Brown Mackie College-Greenville and Centura College-Columbia were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Columbia Academy of Cosmetology, Midlands Technical College and South University-Columbia have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Arclabs, Top of the Line Barber College and W L Bonner College have some of the best 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at W L Bonner College face among the lowest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Furman face among the steepest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in South Carolina face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The Carlstar Group plans Aiken facility expansion, new jobs

Specialty tire and wheel manufacturer The Carlstar Group LLC is expanding its Aiken facility, which will also result in 43 new jobs.

Baxter Enterprises, Hi-Tech Mold & Engineering investing $20.7 million in new Oconee County operations

Eighty-seven new jobs will be created in Oconee County, South Carolina over the next five years as Baxter Enterprises and Hi-Tech Mold & Engineering set up operations.

Beef Jerky Outlet opening April 2 in Columbia, South Carolina

April 2 will mark the grand opening of a new Beef Jerky Outlet location at 1260 Bower Parkway, Suite A-5 in Columbia, South Carolina — and a chance for visitors to register for a grand prize of free jerky for a year.

Magnolia Gardens fills two positions on event team

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens has filled two staff positions in charge of coordinating corporate and social events and weddings.

Columbia to take part in Earth Hour shutdown

On Saturday at 8:30 p.m, the City of Columbia will join hundreds of millions of other cities, businesses and organizations worldwide in celebrating Earth Hour. The city will turn off all nonessential lights in city buildings for one hour.

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