Cape Girardeau, MO has one early childhood education school within its city limits. Southeast Missouri State University has a total student population of 10,801. It is the 2180th highest ranked school in the USA and the 70th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about early childhood education programs in Cape Girardeau, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of early childhood education professors at Southeast Missouri State University such as Mary Ambery, Jean Benton, Larry Bohannon, Bill Bratberg, Kathy Conway, and Annetta Crawford.
Early Childhood Education students from Cape Girardeau 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 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 2,610 employed elementary school teachers earning an average salary of $35,820. Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program in this area earn $35,490/yr and there are 150 employed.
Cape Girardeau lies in Cape Girardeau county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 197,160 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $14.87/hr average worker wage, and a $30,940 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.750 out of every 1000 jobs in Cape Girardeau are held by education administrators, preschool and child care center/program, and 13.213/1000 are held by elementary school teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southeast Missouri State University ends up costing a student $10,678/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cape Girardeau|
|Poplar Bluff||MO||-||2||28.7059||62||61.4 miles|