Rio Grande, OH has six curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ohio University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 22,647. It is the 128th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Curriculum students from Rio Grande 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 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 110 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $67,210. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $48,520/yr and there are 540 employed.
Rio Grande lies in Gallia county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area has 164,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $16.95/hr average worker wage, and a $35,270 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.290 out of every 1000 jobs in Rio Grande are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.691/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 6 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Rio Grande, only 1 has 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 Morehead State University as the lowest, reported at only $8,053/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rio Grande|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||31.3 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||70.8 miles|
|Mount Gay||WV||-||1||9.61491||36||74.6 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||84.5 miles|