Washington contains three schools that offer adult education programs. Western Washington University, the highest-ranking adult education school in WA, has a total student population of 14,575 and is the 143rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 adult education schools in Washington, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seattle University comes out as the most expensive ($27,268/yr), with Eastern Washington University as the lowest recorded at only $10,166/yr.
Adult Education students from Washington 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 Washington alone, there are 1,940 employed education administrators earning an average yearly salary of $90,830. Education teachers in this state earn $56,820/yr and there are 1,330 employed.
Also, within the adult education schools in Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from adult education, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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