Janesville, WI (population: 63,311) has fifty-five music education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Northwestern University, the highest ranked school in this group with a music education program, has a total student population of 19,853. It is the 11th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Illinois. To learn more about music education programs in Janesville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music education professors at Northwestern University such as Richard Ashley, Thomas Bauman, Richard Drews, Melissa Foster, Ginny Gorlinksi, and Sophie Harotounian-Gordon.
Music Education students from Janesville schools who go on to become music educators, music business consultants, music business professionals, music teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 80,790 people working as art, drama, and music teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,230. Also, Musicians and singers make on average $0 per year and there are about 47,260 of them employed in the US today.
Janesville lies in Rock county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Janesville area has 62,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.4% unemployment rate, $18.23/hr average worker wage, and a $37,910 average annual salary.
Of the 55 music education schools with a 100-mile radius of Janesville, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwestern University comes out as the most expensive ($28,371/yr) for music education students, with University of Wisconsin-Whitewater as the lowest, reported at only $8,437/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Janesville|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||47.0 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||55.1 miles|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||55.2 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||62.1 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||64.9 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||67.0 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||69.5 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||69.5 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||70.1 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||71.3 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||72.8 miles|