Virginia Child Care Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Child Care Workers in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Child Care Workers in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winchester, Blacksburg and Danville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Charlottesville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Richmond, Virginia Beach and Roanoke

Salaries for Child Care Workers in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Charlottesville, Winchester and Richmond

Schools for Child Care Workers in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Child Care Worker Schools in Virginia

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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: M.S. in Education in Early Childhood Special Education
  • 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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More Virginia Child Care Worker Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Virginia Community College Lynchburg Associate 4,926
Danville Community College Danville Associate 4,016
Eastern Shore Community College Melfa Associate 907
Germanna Community College Locust Grove Associate 5,899
John Tyler Community College Chester Associate 8,082
Josef's School of Hair Design Richmond Associate 12,557
New River Community College Dublin Associate 4,586
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Associate 41,266
Patrick Henry Community College Martinsville Associate 2,948
Paul D Camp Community College Franklin Associate 1,544
Southwest Virginia Community College Richlands Associate 3,716
Thomas Nelson Community College Hampton Associate 9,368
Tidewater Community College Norfolk Associate 25,857
Virginia Highlands Community College Abingdon Associate 2,580
Virginia Western Community College Roanoke Associate 8,653
Wytheville Community College Wytheville Associate 3,072

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Child Care Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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


Blacksburg 0 $18530 0
Christiansburg 0 $18530 0
Radford 0 $18530 0
Harrisonburg 210 $18470 0.85
Charlottesville 400 $22070 0.91
Richmond 2740 $18580 1.07
Roanoke 510 $18430 0.8
Lynchburg 370 $18640 0.9
Staunton 210 $18570 1.08
Waynesboro 210 $18570 1.08
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