Louisiana contains 22 schools that offer child day care programs. Louisiana Technical College-Florida Parishes, the highest-ranking child day care school in LA, has a total student population of 934 and is the 2004th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 child day care schools in Louisiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus comes out as the most expensive ($10,567/yr), with Louisiana Technical College-Florida Parishes as the lowest recorded at only $1,387/yr.
Child Day Care students from Louisiana schools who go on to become day care specialists, social workers, nannies, day care professionals, 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 Louisiana alone, there are 2,410 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $43,660. Child care workers in this state earn $18,190/yr and there are 7,130 employed.
Also, within the child day care schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from child day care, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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