Maryland contains sixteen schools that offer child day care programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking child day care school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 child day care schools in Maryland, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Towson University comes out as the most expensive ($12,044/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Child Day Care students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 4,200 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $49,600. Child care workers in this state earn $21,940/yr and there are 6,830 employed.
Also, within the child day care schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from child day care, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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