Cranston, RI (population: 79,642) has one vocational school within its city limits. Gibbs College has a total student population of 27. It is the 4627th highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Rhode Island (#1 is Brown University).
Vocational students from Cranston schools who go on to become vocational educators, event planners, landscape architects, landscape designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 114,420 people working as vocational education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,030. Also, Middle school teachers make on average $53,550 per year and there are about 665,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Providence-Fall River-Warwick-MA area alone, there are 3,040 employed middle school teachers earning an average salary of $62,350. Vocational education teachers in this area earn $40,740/yr and there are 190 employed.
Cranston lies in Providence county, which is one of the 2 counties in Rhode Island. Overall, the Providence-Fall River-Warwick-MA area has 544,170 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $20.96/hr average worker wage, and a $43,600 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.342 out of every 1000 jobs in Cranston are held by vocational education teachers, and 5.588/1000 are held by middle school teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Gibbs College ends up costing a student $/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cranston|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||6.5 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||15.8 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||19.5 miles|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||27.8 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||28.9 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||41.9 miles|