North Dakota contains three schools that offer child development programs. Mayville State University, the highest-ranking child development school in ND, has a total student population of 887 and is the 4076th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 child development schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mayville State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,486/yr), with Sitting Bull College as the lowest recorded at only $938/yr.
Child Development students from North Dakota schools who go on to become child development specialists, child psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 277,670 people working as child, family, and school social workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,540. Also, Preschool teachers make on average $27,450 per year and there are about 389,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 440 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $25,720. Child, family, and school social workers in this state earn $39,480/yr and there are 480 employed.
Also, within the child development schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from child development, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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