West Atlantic City, NJ has twelve 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 West Atlantic City 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 12 transportation schools with a 100-mile radius of West Atlantic City, 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 West Atlantic City|
|Mays Landing||NJ||-||1||11.4678||27||13.7 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||42.4 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||44.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||45.2 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||60.7 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||62.6 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||64.0 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||65.9 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||71.3 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||72.9 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||77.0 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||79.0 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||79.9 miles|