Austin, TX (population: 792,778) has one early childhood education school within its city limits. Austin Community College District has a total student population of 40,248. It is the 5261st highest ranked school in the USA and the 297th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about early childhood education programs in Austin, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of early childhood education professors at Austin Community College District such as Joey Case, Jeanne Chaltain, Robert Hettenhausen, Jodi Lofton, Patricia McCreary, and Ross Oliver.
Early Childhood Education students from Austin 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 Austin-Round Rock area alone, there are 11,280 employed elementary school teachers earning an average salary of $48,610. Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program in this area earn $40,280/yr and there are 230 employed.
Austin lies in Travis county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.304 out of every 1000 jobs in Austin are held by education administrators, preschool and child care center/program, and 14.667/1000 are held by elementary school teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Austin Community College District ends up costing a student $7,469/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Austin|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||74.4 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||88.2 miles|