Maine contains 69 schools that offer day care programs. Boston University, the highest-ranking day care school in ME, has a total student population of 31,960 and is the 32nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 69 day care schools in Maine, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Boston University comes out as the most expensive ($28,548/yr), with Erie Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,003/yr.
Day Care students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 1,850 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $40,200. Child care workers in this state earn $21,780/yr and there are 2,690 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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