Takoma Park, MD has twenty-six child day care schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Towson University, the highest ranked school in this group with a child day care program, has a total student population of 21,177. It is the 141st highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Maryland (#1 is Johns Hopkins University).
Child Day Care students from Takoma Park 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.
Of the 26 child day care schools with a 100-mile radius of Takoma Park, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Keystone Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($43,665/yr) for child day care students, with Prince George's Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,203/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Takoma Park|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||7.4 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||8.1 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||8.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||11.0 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||17.1 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||22.3 miles|