Bowie, MD (population: 52,071) has nineteen curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Johns Hopkins University, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 20,383. It is the 19th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Maryland.
Curriculum students from Bowie 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 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area alone, there are 870 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $67,300. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $44,990/yr and there are 16,250 employed.
Bowie lies in Prince George's county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area has 2,300,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $29/hr average worker wage, and a $60,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 7 out of every 1000 jobs in Bowie are held by teachers and instructors, and 0/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 19 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Bowie, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, George Washington University comes out as the most expensive ($27,966/yr) for curriculum students, with Cecil College as the lowest, reported at only $6,258/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bowie|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||10.8 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||14.4 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||20.4 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||21.2 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||22.0 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||23.8 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||28.6 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||31.9 miles|