Alabama contains three schools that offer adult education programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking adult education school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 adult education schools in Alabama, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Auburn University Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($12,157/yr), with University of West Alabama as the lowest recorded at only $8,995/yr.
Adult Education students from Alabama schools who go on to become adult education teachers, economics professors, teachers, educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Education administrators make on average $95,340 per year and there are about 105,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 2,060 employed education administrators earning an average yearly salary of $97,820. Education teachers in this state earn $55,440/yr and there are 850 employed.
Also, within the adult education schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from adult education, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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