Burnsville, MN (population: 59,309) has eight curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 51,659. It is the 31st highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Minnesota.
Curriculum students from Burnsville 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 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area alone, there are 490 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $61,230. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $41,990/yr and there are 1,950 employed.
Burnsville lies in Dakota county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington-WI area has 1,729,750 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.130 out of every 1000 jobs in Burnsville are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.282/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 8 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Burnsville, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of St Thomas comes out as the most expensive ($25,679/yr) for curriculum students, with Minnesota State University-Mankato as the lowest, reported at only $10,396/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Burnsville|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||10.8 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||11.0 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||13.1 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||13.4 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||13.7 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||15.8 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||22.0 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||24.5 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||25.5 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||25.8 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||26.1 miles|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||45.7 miles|
|North Mankato||MN||-||1||14.452||54||55.1 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||69.8 miles|
|Pine City||MN||-||1||14.515||24||75.8 miles|
|Eau Claire||WI||66,106||3||29.3261||160||88.0 miles|