Seattle, WA (population: 614,214) has four curriculum schools within its city limits. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a curriculum program, has a total student population of 45,943. It is the 26th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Washington.
Curriculum students from Seattle 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 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area alone, there are 330 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $76,960. Teachers and instructors in this area earn $36,130/yr and there are 6,550 employed.
Seattle lies in King county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area has 1,404,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $25.60/hr average worker wage, and a $53,240 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.663 out of every 1000 jobs in Seattle are held by teachers and instructors, and 0.237/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
Of the 4 curriculum schools in Seattle, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seattle University comes out as the most expensive ($27,268/yr) for curriculum students, with University of Washington-Seattle Campus as the lowest, reported at only $8,906/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Seattle|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||21.4 miles|
|South Hill||WA||63,243||0||-||0||33.4 miles|