New York contains 33 schools that offer distance education programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking distance education school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 33 distance education schools in New York, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fordham University comes out as the most expensive ($31,916/yr), with Touro College as the lowest recorded at only $4,470/yr.
Distance Education students from New York schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York alone, there are 2,940 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $87,280. Education teachers in this state earn $73,620/yr and there are 2,200 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from distance education, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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