Louisiana Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana

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

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in Louisiana

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  • 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

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

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

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

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  • 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

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More Louisiana Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Centenary College of Louisiana Shreveport Masters 938
Dillard University New Orleans Bachelor 956
Grambling State University Grambling Doctorate 5,161
Louisiana College Pineville Masters 1,056
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge Doctorate & First Professional 28,628
Louisiana State University at Alexandria Alexandria Bachelor 2,574
Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport Masters 3,948
Louisiana Tech University Ruston Doctorate 10,564
Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans Masters & First Professional 4,360
McNeese State University Lake Charles Masters 8,095
Nicholls State University Thibodaux Masters 6,864
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037
Our Lady of Holy Cross College New Orleans Masters 1,298
Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond Doctorate 14,744
Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge Doctorate 8,288
Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans Masters 2,648
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette Doctorate 16,345
University of New Orleans New Orleans Doctorate 11,363
Xavier University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate 3,088

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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:
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


Alexandria 900 $42690 1.46
Baton Rouge 4180 $48950 1.07
Hammond 840 $48870 2.04
Lafayette 2300 $47710 1.06
Monroe 1280 $48380 1.68
New Orleans 6340 $48110 1.13
Metairie 6340 $48110 1.13
Shreveport 2490 $49530 1.37
Bossier City 2490 $49530 1.37
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