Florida contains 43 schools that offer day care programs. Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center, the highest-ranking day care school in FL, has a total student population of 177 and is the 1093rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 43 day care schools in Florida, only 15 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc comes out as the most expensive ($28,644/yr), with North Florida Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,116/yr.
Day Care students from Florida 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 Florida alone, there are 8,720 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $40,500. Child care workers in this state earn $19,660/yr and there are 34,710 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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