North Dakota contains seven schools that offer childhood education programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking childhood education school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 childhood education schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with Sitting Bull College as the lowest recorded at only $938/yr.
Childhood Education students from North Dakota schools who go on to become childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, special education teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 181,810 people working as kindergarten teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,380. 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. Kindergarten teachers in this state earn $38,890/yr and there are 490 employed.
Also, within the childhood education schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from childhood education, 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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