Keshena, WI has three 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 Keshena 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 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 270 employed preschool teachers earning an average salary of $30,310. Child, family, and school social workers in this area earn $43,960/yr and there are 170 employed.
Keshena lies in Menominee county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area has 72,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $16.22/hr average worker wage, and a $33,740 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.370 out of every 1000 jobs in Keshena are held by child, family, and school social workers, and 3.790/1000 are held by preschool teachers.
Of the 3 child development schools with a 100-mile radius of Keshena, 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 Bay de Noc Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,918/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Keshena|
|Green Bay||WI||101,191||7||25.235||199||40.4 miles|
|Wisconsin Rapids||WI||-||1||14.8847||67||67.8 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||77.6 miles|