West Virginia contains three schools that offer reading specialist programs. Marshall University, the highest-ranking reading specialist school in WV, has a total student population of 13,776 and is the 341st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 reading specialist schools in West Virginia, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Morgantown Beauty College Inc comes out as the most expensive ($13,806/yr), with Marshall University as the lowest recorded at only $7,694/yr.
Reading Specialist students from West Virginia 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 West Virginia alone, there are 900 employed teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $43,790. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $46,970/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the reading specialist schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from reading specialist, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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