Wyoming contains three schools that offer child care programs. University of Wyoming, the highest-ranking child care school in WY, has a total student population of 12,427 and is the 1527th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 child care schools in Wyoming, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Wyoming comes out as the most expensive ($9,676/yr), with Central Wyoming College as the lowest recorded at only $4,545/yr.
Child Care students from Wyoming 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 Wyoming alone, there are 740 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $42,300. Child care workers in this state earn $20,720/yr and there are 1,360 employed.
Also, within the child care schools in Wyoming, the average student population is 3,094 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from child care, there are 791 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,589 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,319, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.