Elyria, OH (population: 54,854) has fourteen curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Bowling Green State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 17,309. It is the 254th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Curriculum students from Elyria 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 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 360 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $59,920. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $44,390/yr and there are 2,200 employed.
Elyria lies in Lorain county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.197 out of every 1000 jobs in Elyria are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.360/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 14 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Elyria, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Otterbein College comes out as the most expensive ($22,275/yr) for curriculum students, with Wayne State University as the lowest, reported at only $10,147/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Elyria|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||10.0 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||29.9 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||30.7 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||33.9 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||34.8 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||50.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||70.7 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||86.6 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||88.8 miles|