Kentucky contains 20 schools that offer day care programs. Campbellsville University, the highest-ranking day care school in KY, has a total student population of 3,178 and is the 539th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 20 day care schools in Kentucky, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Catharine College comes out as the most expensive ($13,793/yr), with Maysville Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,255/yr.
Day Care students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 7,420 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $37,450. Child care workers in this state earn $18,430/yr and there are 10,600 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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