Iowa contains six schools that offer curriculum programs. Dordt College, the highest-ranking curriculum school in IA, has a total student population of 1,322 and is the 295th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 curriculum schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drake University comes out as the most expensive ($23,091/yr), with University of Iowa as the lowest recorded at only $12,829/yr.
Curriculum students from Iowa schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 830 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $80,470. Teachers and instructors in this state earn $30,390/yr and there are 7,000 employed.
Also, within the curriculum schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from curriculum, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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