Standish, ME has six transportation schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the highest ranked school in this group with a transportation program, has a total student population of 10,384. It is the 12th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University).
Transportation students from Standish schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 6 transportation schools with a 100-mile radius of Standish, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daniel Webster College comes out as the most expensive ($26,900/yr) for transportation students, with North Shore Community College as the lowest, reported at only $6,134/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Standish|
|South Portland||ME||-||2||20.6898||57||16.9 miles|
|S Portland||ME||-||1||12.3758||12||16.9 miles|
|New London||NH||-||5||27.7354||166||75.2 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||77.5 miles|