Parsippany, NJ has twenty transportation schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New York University, the highest ranked school in this group with a transportation program, has a total student population of 43,404. It is the 13th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Transportation students from Parsippany 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 20 transportation schools with a 100-mile radius of Parsippany, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for transportation students, with Mercer County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,403/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Parsippany|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||9.9 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||11.5 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||12.3 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||21.3 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||21.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||23.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||24.1 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||24.8 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||25.5 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||26.2 miles|