Austin, TX (population: 792,778) has six curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The University of Texas at Austin, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 50,995. It is the 18th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Curriculum students from Austin 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 Austin-Round Rock area alone, there are 500 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $65,840. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $27,290/yr and there are 3,330 employed.
Austin lies in Travis county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.323 out of every 1000 jobs in Austin are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.651/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 6 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Austin, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baylor University comes out as the most expensive ($26,444/yr) for curriculum students, with The University of Texas at San Antonio as the lowest, reported at only $9,518/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Austin|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||74.4 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||88.2 miles|