Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has one transportation school within its city limits. Mountain View College has a total student population of 8,203. It is the 5688th highest ranked school in the USA and the 323rd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Transportation students from Dallas 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. In fact, in the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 1,390 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average salary of $29,790. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this area earn $84,480/yr and there are 2,080 employed.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.016 out of every 1000 jobs in Dallas are held by transportation, storage, and distribution managers, and 0.678/1000 are held by reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mountain View College ends up costing a student $6,816/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|