Kettering, OH (population: 52,835) has ten curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Cincinnati-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 31,134. It is the 194th highest ranked school in the USA and the 7th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Curriculum students from Kettering 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 Dayton area alone, there are 230 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $57,830. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $50,000/yr and there are 1,530 employed.
Kettering lies in Greene county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Dayton area has 372,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.07/hr average worker wage, and a $41,750 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.117 out of every 1000 jobs in Kettering are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.619/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 10 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Kettering, only 5 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 Ball State University as the lowest, reported at only $12,601/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kettering|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||15.8 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||36.3 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||36.5 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||52.0 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||71.8 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||92.3 miles|