Vermont contains five schools that offer childhood education programs. University of Vermont, the highest-ranking childhood education school in VT, has a total student population of 13,391 and is the 113th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 childhood education schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Champlain College comes out as the most expensive ($28,857/yr), with Community College of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $9,112/yr.
Childhood Education students from Vermont 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 Vermont alone, there are 850 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $28,140. Kindergarten teachers in this state earn $48,140/yr and there are 490 employed.
Also, within the childhood education schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from childhood education, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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