South Carolina Purchasing Agents: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Purchasing Agents in South Carolina

Fast Facts for Purchasing Agents in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sumter, Spartanburg and Florence
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Myrtle Beach, Charleston and Greenville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Columbia, Greenville and Charleston

Salaries for Purchasing Agents in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Florence, Charleston and Greenville

Schools for Purchasing Agents in South Carolina are listed below.

Selected Purchasing Agent Training Schools in South Carolina

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Business Administration - Procurement, BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics, BS in Business Administration - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration – Logistics, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

Advance your career with an online degree from California InterContinental University.

  • Programs: AA - Business Administration, BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration, MBA - Project Quality and Management
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor, Master
ECPI University
Greenville, North Charleston

ECPI University

  • Programs: Business Administration - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Kindom Business, Master of Business Administration - Franchising, Bachelor of Science in Business, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: MBA - Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Management, MBA - Operations Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: DBA in Project Management
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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  • Programs: MBA - Supply Chain Management, MA/Organizational Management - Supply Chain Management, BA/Supply Chain Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Operations Management
  • Degrees: Master

Congratulations! Your interest in Independence University is an important first step toward changing your life. A career-focused degree is the key to a career with a potentially higher income, better benefits, and more satisfaction.

  • Programs: Business Administration (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More South Carolina Purchasing Agent Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Greenville Technical College Greenville Associate 14,300

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Purchasing Agents

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for South Carolina. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Purchasing Agents

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Purchasing Agents relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary

South Carolina

Florence 180 $55400 1.03
Greenville 630 $61000 0.77
Anderson 630 $61000 0.77
Mauldin 630 $61000 0.77
Hilton Head Island 50 $58590 0.37
Bluffton 50 $58590 0.37
Beaufort 50 $58590 0.37
Charleston 630 $62470 0.94
North Charleston 630 $62470 0.94
Columbia 680 $47860 0.89
Spartanburg 150 $57470 0.52
Sumter 40 $62460 0.54
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