Maryland contains nine schools that offer reading specialist programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking reading specialist school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 reading specialist schools in Maryland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loyola College in Maryland comes out as the most expensive ($26,122/yr), with Coppin State University as the lowest recorded at only $7,145/yr.
Reading Specialist students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 10,620 employed teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $53,600. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $76,920/yr and there are 1,160 employed.
Also, within the reading specialist schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from reading specialist, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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