Green Bay, WI (population: 101,191) has four child development schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Moraine Park Technical College, the highest ranked school in this group with a child development program, has a total student population of 8,466. It is the 3757th highest ranked school in the USA and the 68th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Child Development students from Green Bay 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 Green Bay area alone, there are 760 employed preschool teachers earning an average salary of $27,350. Child, family, and school social workers in this area earn $51,290/yr and there are ** employed.
Green Bay lies in Brown county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Green Bay area has 163,680 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $18.67/hr average worker wage, and a $38,830 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in Green Bay are held by child, family, and school social workers, and 4.627/1000 are held by preschool teachers.
Of the 4 child development schools with a 100-mile radius of Green Bay, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lakeshore Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($7,093/yr) for child development students, with West Shore Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,901/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Green Bay|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||56.7 miles|
|Wisconsin Rapids||WI||-||1||14.8847||67||90.7 miles|