Sedalia, MO has one child care school within its city limits. State Fair Community College has a total student population of 4,263. It is the 4632nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 144th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Child Care students from Sedalia schools who go on to become child care professionals, child care workers, nannies, day care specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 595,650 people working as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 520 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $31,020. Child care workers in this area earn $17,130/yr and there are 590 employed.
Sedalia lies in Pettis county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 175,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.379 out of every 1000 jobs in Sedalia are held by child care workers, and 2.997/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, State Fair Community College ends up costing a student $5,029/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sedalia|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||56.9 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||60.2 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||64.0 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||76.7 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||77.6 miles|