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Charleston Metro Chamber welcomes Leadership Discovery's Fall Class

Presenters include some of the best in their industries within Charleston.

86 percent of applicants to Bob Jones University were admitted for fall 2017

At Bob Jones University, 97 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 55 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

South University-Columbia enrolls 806 undergrads

At South University-Columbia, 74 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 79 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Aiken Technical College enrolls 2,399 undergrads

At Aiken Technical College, 64 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 62 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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

Southeastern Institute-Columbia, Southeastern Institute-Charleston and Centura College-Columbia were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analy

Centura College-Columbia enrolls 139 undergrads

At Centura College-Columbia, 76 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 65 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The Art Institute of Charleston enrolls 316 undergrads

At The Art Institute of Charleston, 75 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 63 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Greenville Chamber applauds Upstate manufacturers with BBQ Bash

The Greenville Chamber held its annual BBQ Bash Oct. 4 in appreciation of Upstate manufacturers.

Virginia College-Florence enrolls 345 undergrads

At Virginia College-Florence, 65 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 92 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Durable manufacturing industry Q3 net sales up 7.5%

The durable manufacturing industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 7.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Computer systems design and related services industry Q3 net sales down 5.1%

The computer systems design and related services industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were down 5.1 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel and leather products industry Q3 net sales up 1.8%

The apparel and leather products industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 1.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery industry Q3 net sales up 10.9%

The machinery industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 10.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Communications equipment industry Q3 net sales down 3.8%

The communications equipment industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were down 3.8 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, durable goods industry Q3 net sales up 5.5%

The wholesale trade, durable goods industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 5.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Food industry Q3 net sales down 3.1%

The food industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were down 3.1 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, nondurable goods industry Q3 net sales up 4.8%

The wholesale trade, nondurable goods industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 4.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous manufacturing industry Q3 net sales up 2.8%

The miscellaneous manufacturing industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 2.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Plastics and rubber products industry Q3 net sales up 3%

The plastics and rubber products industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and related products industry Q3 net sales down 0.2%

The furniture and related products industry’s net sales in the third quarter of 2018 were down 0.2 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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