Alabama Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Florence, Auburn and Decatur
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Birmingham, Mobile and Dothan
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Huntsville and Montgomery

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Huntsville, Decatur and Birmingham

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in Alabama

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

  • Programs: MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12), Undergraduate in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Elementary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

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. Teaching and Learning - Elementary Education , MA in Teaching - Elementary Education, MA Teaching: Middle Grades, more...
  • Degrees: Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: E-Learning - EdS, Global Training and Development - EdS, International Education - EdS, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, 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, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Instructional Design & Technology
  • Degrees: Master

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Doctor of Education in Organizatonal Leadership - Higher Education Track, Doctor of Education in Organizatonal Leadership, Doctor of Education in Organizatonal Leadership - Conflict Resolution Track
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Alabama Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alabama A & M University Normal Doctorate 5,706
Alabama State University Montgomery Doctorate 5,608
Athens State University Athens Bachelor 3,072
Auburn University Main Campus Auburn University Doctorate & First Professional 24,137
Auburn University-Montgomery Montgomery Masters 5,138
Birmingham Southern College Birmingham Masters 1,389
Concordia College-Selma Selma Bachelor 555
Faulkner University Montgomery Masters & First Professional 2,918
Huntingdon College Montgomery Bachelor 954
Jacksonville State University Jacksonville Masters 9,077
Judson College Marion Bachelor 311
Oakwood University Huntsville Masters 1,824
Samford University Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 4,485
Spring Hill College Mobile Masters 1,538
Stillman College Tuscaloosa Bachelor 915
The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa Doctorate & First Professional 25,544
Troy University Troy Masters 28,955
Tuskegee University Tuskegee Doctorate & First Professional 2,936
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246
University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville Doctorate 7,264
University of Mobile Mobile Masters 1,541
University of Montevallo Montevallo Masters 2,949
University of South Alabama Mobile Doctorate 13,779
University of West Alabama Livingston Masters 4,011

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Elementary School Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Elementary School Teachers 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


Anniston 730 $47420 1.71
Oxford 730 $47420 1.71
Jacksonville 730 $47420 1.71
Auburn 450 $51430 0.84
Opelika 450 $51430 0.84
Florence 490 $46940 0.95
Muscle Shoals 490 $46940 0.95
Gadsden 0 $49860 0
Huntsville 2390 $53170 1.12
Daphne 1160 $48980 1.74
Fairhope 1160 $48980 1.74
Foley 1160 $48980 1.74
Decatur 800 $52210 1.54
Dothan 800 $45760 1.45
Birmingham 6740 $52660 1.35
Hoover 6740 $52660 1.35
Mobile 1570 $48520 0.92
Montgomery 1940 $49500 1.2
Tuscaloosa 750 $47750 0.75
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