New York contains two schools that offer child development programs. New York University, the highest-ranking child development school in NY, has a total student population of 43,404 and is the 13th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 child development schools in New York, only 1 has 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), with New York University as the lowest recorded at only $34,011/yr.
Child Development students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 28,840 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $32,920. Child, family, and school social workers in this state earn $50,830/yr and there are 23,180 employed.
Also, within the child development schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from child development, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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