Wilkes Barre, PA has twenty-four child day care schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Chestnut Hill College, the highest ranked school in this group with a child day care program, has a total student population of 2,320. It is the 593rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 58th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Child Day Care students from Wilkes Barre 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 24 child day care schools with a 100-mile radius of Wilkes Barre, only 4 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 County College of Morris as the lowest, reported at only $4,290/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Wilkes Barre|
|East Stroudsburg||PA||-||1||60.9016||70||40.3 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||55.8 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||78.3 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||86.1 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||87.4 miles|