Sioux Falls, SD (population: 160,938) has one child day care school within its city limits. University of Sioux Falls has a total student population of 1,570. It is the 3155th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of South Dakota (#1 is Augustana College).
Child Day Care students from Sioux Falls 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 Sioux Falls area alone, there are 370 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $36,900. Child care workers in this area earn $19,260/yr and there are 1,030 employed.
Sioux Falls lies in Minnehaha county, which is one of the 37 counties in South Dakota. Overall, the Sioux Falls area has 134,240 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $17.23/hr average worker wage, and a $35,840 average annual salary. Thus, about 7.641 out of every 1000 jobs in Sioux Falls are held by child care workers, and 2.728/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Sioux Falls ends up costing a student $19,361/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sioux Falls|
|Orange City||IA||-||1||27.8622||68||50.0 miles|
|Sioux City||IA||83,250||6||24.3659||219||74.0 miles|
|Storm Lake||IA||-||2||49.0567||85||99.0 miles|