Virginia Beach, VA (population: 439,564) has three curriculum schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. College of William and Mary, the highest ranked school in this group with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 7,874. It is the 39th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Curriculum students from Virginia Beach 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 Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area alone, there are 360 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $60,550. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $37,210/yr and there are 7,450 employed.
Virginia Beach lies in Virginia Beach county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area has 735,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $19.28/hr average worker wage, and a $40,100 average annual salary. Thus, about 10.128 out of every 1000 jobs in Virginia Beach are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.484/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 3 curriculum schools with a 100-mile radius of Virginia Beach, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Virginia Commonwealth University comes out as the most expensive ($15,907/yr) for curriculum students, with Virginia State University as the lowest, reported at only $10,202/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Virginia Beach|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||35.1 miles|
|Highland Springs||VA||-||1||3.25189||0||90.3 miles|