Cape Girardeau, MO has one child day care school within its city limits. Southeast Missouri State University has a total student population of 10,801. It is the 2180th highest ranked school in the USA and the 70th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Child Day Care students from Cape Girardeau 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 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 400 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $32,590. Child care workers in this area earn $18,480/yr and there are 1,000 employed.
Cape Girardeau lies in Cape Girardeau county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 197,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $14.87/hr average worker wage, and a $30,940 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.056 out of every 1000 jobs in Cape Girardeau are held by child care workers, and 2.043/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southeast Missouri State University ends up costing a student $10,678/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cape Girardeau|
|Poplar Bluff||MO||-||2||28.7059||62||61.4 miles|