Far Rockaway, NY has twenty-nine child day care schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New York University, the highest ranked school in this group with a child day care program, has a total student population of 43,404. It is the 13th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Child Day Care students from Far Rockaway 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 29 child day care schools with a 100-mile radius of Far Rockaway, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for child day care students, with Middlesex Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,918/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Far Rockaway|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.0 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||10.0 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||10.5 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||10.7 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||12.4 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||14.0 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||16.4 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||17.6 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||19.3 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||20.8 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||21.4 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||21.8 miles|