North Manchester, IN has six curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ball State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 21,401. It is the 196th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Curriculum students from North Manchester 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.
North Manchester lies in Wabash county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Northeast Indiana nonmetropolitan area has 197,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $16.31/hr average worker wage, and a $33,920 average annual salary.
Of the 6 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of North Manchester, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Indiana Wesleyan University comes out as the most expensive ($20,355/yr) for curriculum students, with Ball State University as the lowest, reported at only $12,601/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Manchester|
|Fort Wayne||IN||253,250||14||20.2986||342||33.1 miles|
|South Bend||IN||103,173||4||21.2634||164||53.7 miles|
|Notre Dame||IN||-||1||49.129||10||54.5 miles|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||71.8 miles|
|Michigan City||IN||-||1||15.3669||17||76.2 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||94.1 miles|