Louisiana contains 22 schools that offer day care programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking day care school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 day care schools in Louisiana, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with Louisiana Technical College-Florida Parishes as the lowest recorded at only $1,387/yr.
Day Care students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 2,410 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $43,660. Child care workers in this state earn $18,190/yr and there are 7,130 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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