Iowa contains three schools that offer reading specialist programs. Grand View University, the highest-ranking reading specialist school in IA, has a total student population of 2,039 and is the 606th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 reading specialist schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Grand View University comes out as the most expensive ($16,682/yr), with University of Iowa as the lowest recorded at only $12,829/yr.
Reading Specialist students from Iowa schools who go on to become reading specialists, teachers, professors, reading teachers, 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, Teachers and instructors make on average $41,110 per year and there are about 599,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 7,000 employed teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $30,390. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $65,570/yr and there are 650 employed.
Also, within the reading specialist schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from reading specialist, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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