Tucson, AZ (population: 551,067) has one early childhood education school within its city limits. Pima Community College has a total student population of 35,880. It is the 4974th highest ranked school in the USA and the 74th highest in the state of Arizona (#1 is Northern Arizona University). To learn more about early childhood education programs in Tucson, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of early childhood education professors at Pima Community College such as Barbara Anderson, Deborah Barca, Kelly English, Ginny Harmelink, Andrea Henderson, and Doug Holland.
Early Childhood Education students from Tucson schools who go on to become early childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, early childhood teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,140 people working as education administrators, preschool and child care center/program alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,170. Also, Elementary school teachers make on average $53,150 per year and there are about 1,544,300 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Tucson area alone, there are 4,060 employed elementary school teachers earning an average salary of $44,640. Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program in this area earn $49,250/yr and there are 150 employed.
Tucson lies in Pima county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Tucson area has 362,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,870 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Tucson are held by education administrators, preschool and child care center/program, and 11/1000 are held by elementary school teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pima Community College ends up costing a student $3,259/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tucson|
|Sierra Vista||AZ||44,234||0||-||0||55.0 miles|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||68.8 miles|