Oregon contains seven schools that offer child development programs. Northwest Nannies Institute, the highest-ranking child development school in OR, has a total student population of 49 and is the 1597th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 child development schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwest Nannies Institute comes out as the most expensive ($10,521/yr), with Mt Hood Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,174/yr.
Child Development students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 6,060 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $24,710. Child, family, and school social workers in this state earn $39,330/yr and there are 3,220 employed.
Also, within the child development schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from child development, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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