North Mankato, MN has seven 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 North Mankato 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 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 140 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $64,110. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $40,550/yr and there are 90 employed.
North Mankato lies in Nicollet county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area has 225,640 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $17.57/hr average worker wage, and a $36,540 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.382 out of every 1000 jobs in North Mankato are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.601/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 7 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of North Mankato, 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 North Mankato|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||10.7 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||54.7 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||63.2 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||63.4 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||66.1 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||67.6 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||70.7 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||70.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||71.4 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||73.0 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||80.4 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||80.7 miles|
|Granite Falls||MN||-||1||21.2455||72||86.6 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||95.5 miles|