Connecticut contains fifteen schools that offer day care programs. Post University, the highest-ranking day care school in CT, has a total student population of 8,082 and is the 703rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 day care schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Post University comes out as the most expensive ($23,261/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,918/yr.
Day Care students from Connecticut schools who go on to become child care workers, nannies, day care specialists, day care professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 595,650 people working as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 5,120 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $61,690. Child care workers in this state earn $23,280/yr and there are 7,710 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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