San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has one corrections school within its city limits. San Antonio College has a total student population of 24,135. It is the 5630th highest ranked school in the USA and the 319th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Corrections students from San Antonio schools who go on to become correctional counselors, corrections officers, jailers, probation officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 455,350 people working as correctional officers and jailers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $42,610. Also, Mental health and substance abuse social workers make on average $41,350 per year and there are about 127,140 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the San Antonio area alone, there are 240 employed mental health and substance abuse social workers earning an average salary of $34,090. Correctional officers and jailers in this area earn $32,890/yr and there are 2,640 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.149 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by correctional officers and jailers, and 0.290/1000 are held by mental health and substance abuse social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, San Antonio College ends up costing a student $3,422/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|