Pembroke Pines, FL (population: 146,408) has nine ESL schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Ave Maria University, the highest ranked school in this group with an ESL program, has a total student population of 825. It is the 395th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
ESL students from Pembroke Pines schools who go on to become english as a second language instructors, ESL trainers, ESL teachers, ESL tutors, 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, Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors make on average $50,390 per year and there are about 68,430 of them employed in the US today.
Pembroke Pines lies in Broward county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach Metropolitan area has 715,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,790 average annual salary.
Of the 9 ESL schools with a 100-mile radius of Pembroke Pines, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lynn University comes out as the most expensive ($32,619/yr) for ESL students, with Compu-Med Vocational Careers Corp as the lowest, reported at only $10,200/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pembroke Pines|
|Miami Lakes||FL||-||1||11.3357||23||7.3 miles|
|Miami Gardens||FL||113,813||3||37.6424||120||7.4 miles|
|North Miami Beach||FL||-||1||30.306||3||12.3 miles|
|North Miami||FL||55,954||1||20.3506||19||13.0 miles|
|Fort Lauderdale||FL||184,625||11||23.9607||338||15.3 miles|
|Miami Beach||FL||84,633||4||12.1922||6||18.6 miles|
|Coral Springs||FL||125,980||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|Pompano Beach||FL||101,930||4||24.0374||34||20.6 miles|
|Coconut Creek||FL||51,117||1||19.1074||42||21.2 miles|
|Coral Gables||FL||43,646||1||80.2467||177||22.0 miles|
|Deerfield Beach||FL||75,503||1||1.86135||0||24.8 miles|
|Boca Raton||FL||86,084||4||34.4533||150||28.7 miles|
|Delray Beach||FL||64,829||0||-||0||34.2 miles|
|Boynton Beach||FL||69,913||1||0.00884495||0||39.4 miles|
|Lake Worth||FL||-||2||25.2639||114||45.4 miles|
|West Palm Beach||FL||99,706||6||33.5336||149||52.8 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||87.8 miles|
|Bonita Springs||FL||44,290||0||-||0||92.9 miles|