Indianapolis, IN (population: 803,930) has five english schools within its city limits. Butler University, the highest ranked school in the city with an english program, has a total student population of 4,505. It is the 172nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington). To learn more about english programs in Indianapolis, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of english professors at Butler University such as Aron Aji, Donald Braid, Patrick Clauss, Mindy Dunn, Grace Farrell, and Fredrick Filice.
English students from Indianapolis schools who go on to become english teachers, journalists, writers, novelists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Secondary school teachers make on average $55,150 per year and there are about 1,091,710 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Indianapolis-Carmel area alone, there are 5,350 employed secondary school teachers earning an average salary of $45,900. English language and literature teachers in this area earn $53,910/yr and there are 320 employed.
Indianapolis lies in Marion county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Indianapolis-Carmel area has 870,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.15/hr average worker wage, and a $41,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.369 out of every 1000 jobs in Indianapolis are held by english language and literature teachers, and 6.143/1000 are held by secondary school teachers.
Of the 5 english schools in Indianapolis, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler University comes out as the most expensive ($26,565/yr) for english students, with Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis as the lowest, reported at only $12,394/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Indianapolis|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||60.0 miles|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||68.9 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||86.8 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||98.5 miles|