Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has one childhood education school within its city limits. Dallas Baptist University has a total student population of 5,400. It is the 2631st highest ranked school in the USA and the 119th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about childhood education programs in Dallas, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of childhood education professors at Dallas Baptist University such as Judy Abercrombie, Bob Burgin, Charles Carona, Janey Casey, WL Crabtree, and Nancy McLaughlin.
Childhood Education students from Dallas 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 Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 5,320 employed preschool teachers earning an average salary of $26,990. Kindergarten teachers in this area earn $49,210/yr and there are 2,640 employed.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.289 out of every 1000 jobs in Dallas are held by kindergarten teachers, and 2.599/1000 are held by preschool teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dallas Baptist University ends up costing a student $16,412/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|