Virginia contains eleven schools that offer curriculum programs. Virginia Commonwealth University, the highest-ranking curriculum school in VA, has a total student population of 32,172 and is the 222nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 curriculum schools in Virginia, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sweet Briar College comes out as the most expensive ($26,047/yr), with Virginia State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,202/yr.
Curriculum students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 1,560 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $61,020. Teachers and instructors in this state earn $35,980/yr and there are 28,110 employed.
Also, within the curriculum schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from curriculum, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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