Louisiana Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, Monroe and Lake Charles
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport, Lafayette and Houma
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lake Charles

Schools for Child Care Workers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Louisiana

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  • Programs: Child Care Professional
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education*
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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  • Programs: M.S. in Education in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education (MEd plus Certification) - Online, Early Childhood Education (Certificate Only) - Online, Early Childhood Education (Master of Education) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master
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More Louisiana Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City Associate 4,986
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
Louisiana Delta Community College Monroe Associate 1,293
Louisiana State University at Alexandria Alexandria Bachelor 2,574
Louisiana State University-Eunice Eunice Associate 2,864
Louisiana Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Baton Rouge Associate 1,490
Louisiana Technical College-Delta-Ouachita Campus West Monroe Associate 758
Louisiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus Lafayette Associate 969
Louisiana Technical College-Natchitoches Campus Natchitoches Associate 275
Louisiana Technical College-Northeast LA Branch Campus Winnsboro Associate 263
Louisiana Technical College-Sullivan Campus Bogalusa Associate 1,080
Louisiana Technical College-T H Harris Campus Opelousas Associate 619
Louisiana Technical College-Teche Area Campus New Iberia Associate 507
Nicholls State University Thibodaux Masters 6,864
Nunez Community College Chalmette Associate 1,442
South Louisiana Community College Lafayette Associate 2,944
Southern University at Shreveport Shreveport Associate 2,337
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Child Care Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Child Care Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Alexandria 260 $17730 1.03
Baton Rouge 2040 $18250 1.26
Hammond 370 $18790 2.14
Houma 230 $18030 0.58
Thibodaux 230 $18030 0.58
Lafayette 1320 $18700 1.46
Lake Charles 280 $17780 0.7
Monroe 340 $18140 1.09
New Orleans 1680 $19500 0.72
Metairie 1680 $19500 0.72
Shreveport 940 $17720 1.24
Bossier City 940 $17720 1.24
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