Missouri contains 22 schools that offer day care programs. Hannibal Career and Technical Center, the highest-ranking day care school in MO, has a total student population of 37 and is the 572nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 day care schools in Missouri, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lebanon Technology and Career Center comes out as the most expensive ($20,064/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley as the lowest recorded at only $3,266/yr.
Day Care students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 6,900 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $33,910. Child care workers in this state earn $19,880/yr and there are 12,150 employed.
Also, within the day care schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from day care, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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