Nashville, TN (population: 605,197) has one day care school within its city limits. Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville has a total student population of 644. It is the 2006th highest ranked school in the USA and the 46th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Day Care students from Nashville 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 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area alone, there are 1,470 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average salary of $36,000. Child care workers in this area earn $18,580/yr and there are 3,780 employed.
Nashville lies in Davidson county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area has 719,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $19.13/hr average worker wage, and a $39,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.258 out of every 1000 jobs in Nashville are held by child care workers, and 2.040/1000 are held by child, family, and school social workers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville ends up costing a student $10,704/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Nashville|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||58.5 miles|