North Carolina Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greenville, Rocky Mount and Hickory
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greensboro, Durham and Asheville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Greensboro

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Durham, Rocky Mount and Charlotte

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in North Carolina

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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

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

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Instructional Design and Technology, Master's (M.Ed.) - Curriculum and Instruction for Educators
  • 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

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: PhD in Instructional Design and Technology, Education Specialist in Instructional Design and Technology
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Certificate
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More North Carolina Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Appalachian State University Boone Doctorate 15,871
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville Associate 6,408
Barton College Wilson Bachelor 1,130
Belmont Abbey College Belmont Bachelor 1,337
Bennett College for Women Greensboro Bachelor 678
Bladen Community College Dublin Associate 1,226
Brevard College Brevard Bachelor 675
Campbell University Buies Creek Masters & First Professional 6,208
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Catawba College Salisbury Masters 1,323
Central Carolina Community College Sanford Associate 4,603
Chowan University Murfreesboro Bachelor 875
Cleveland Community College Shelby Associate 2,064
College of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Associate 2,117
Craven Community College New Bern Associate 3,032
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
Elizabeth City State University Elizabeth City Masters 3,061
Elon University Elon Doctorate 5,456
Fayetteville State University Fayetteville Doctorate 6,692
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Gardner-Webb University Boiling Springs Doctorate & First Professional 3,892
Greensboro College Greensboro Masters 1,180
Guilford College Greensboro Bachelor 2,688
Halifax Community College Weldon Associate 1,142
High Point University High Point Masters 3,064
Isothermal Community College Spindale Associate 2,131
James Sprunt Community College Kenansville Associate 1,118
John Wesley College High Point Bachelor 109
Johnson C Smith University Charlotte Bachelor 1,463
Lees-McRae College Banner Elk Bachelor 882
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory Masters 1,626
Livingstone College Salisbury Bachelor 960
Mars Hill College Mars Hill Bachelor 1,253
Martin Community College Williamston Associate 755
McDowell Technical Community College Marion Associate 1,134
Meredith College Raleigh Masters 2,202
Methodist University Fayetteville Masters 2,118
Mitchell Community College Statesville Associate 2,687
Nash Community College Rocky Mount Associate 2,916
North Carolina A & T State University Greensboro Doctorate 10,498
North Carolina Central University Durham Masters & First Professional 8,383
North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh Doctorate & First Professional 31,802
North Carolina Wesleyan College Rocky Mount Bachelor 1,583
Pfeiffer University Misenheimer Masters 2,053
Piedmont Baptist College and Graduate School Winston Salem Doctorate 373
Piedmont Community College Roxboro Associate 2,575
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
Queens University of Charlotte Charlotte Masters 2,243
Randolph Community College Asheboro Associate 2,521
Richmond Community College Hamlet Associate 1,799
Roanoke-Chowan Community College Ahoskie Associate 384
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Salisbury Associate 5,158
Saint Augustines College Raleigh Raleigh Bachelor 1,284
Salem College Winston Salem Masters 992
Sampson Community College Clinton Associate 1,278
Shaw University Raleigh Masters 2,866
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
St Andrews Presbyterian College Laurinburg Bachelor 747
Stanly Community College Albemarle Associate 2,390
Surry Community College Dobson Associate 3,201
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte Doctorate 22,388
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro Doctorate 18,627
University of North Carolina at Pembroke Pembroke Masters 5,937
University of North Carolina-Wilmington Wilmington Doctorate 12,180
Wake Forest University Winston Salem Doctorate & First Professional 6,788
Warren Wilson College Swannanoa Masters 946
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988
Western Carolina University Cullowhee Doctorate 9,056
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro Associate 2,476
Wilson Community College Wilson Associate 1,642
Wingate University Wingate Doctorate 2,041
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem Masters 5,870

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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

North Carolina

Asheville 1270 $39210 0.7
Fayetteville 1910 $38890 1.53
Greensboro 3090 $44430 0.87
High Point 3090 $44430 0.87
Hickory 1410 $42570 0.97
Lenoir 1410 $42570 0.97
Morganton 1410 $42570 0.97
Burlington 1060 $43100 1.85
Durham 1940 $43100 0.67
Chapel Hill 1940 $43100 0.67
Raleigh 5900 $45230 1.04
Rocky Mount 540 $39330 0.98
Wilmington 800 $38980 0.66
Winston 2390 $41800 0.93
Salem 2390 $41800 0.93
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