Pennsylvania Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lebanon, Johnstown and Erie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, Lancaster and Scranton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: York, Lancaster and Allentown

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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

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: MA in Teaching - Elementary Education, M.Ed. Teaching and Learning - Elementary Education , M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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

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

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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education (Certificate Only) - Online, Early Childhood Education (MEd plus Certification) - 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: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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More Pennsylvania Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Albright College Reading Masters 2,233
Arcadia University Glenside Doctorate 3,592
Baptist Bible College and Seminary Clarks Summit Doctorate 1,016
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church Bryn Athyn Masters & First Professional 138
Bucknell University Lewisburg Masters 3,677
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Carlow University Pittsburgh Doctorate 2,178
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia Doctorate 2,062
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney Masters 1,438
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Clarion Masters 6,795
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
DeSales University Center Valley Masters 2,898
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
Duquesne University Pittsburgh Doctorate & First Professional 10,296
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Grove City College Grove City Bachelor 2,504
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Immaculata University Immaculata Doctorate 4,057
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Juniata College Huntingdon Bachelor 1,506
Keystone College La Plume Bachelor 1,796
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Roche College Pittsburgh Masters 1,499
Lebanon Valley College Annville Doctorate 1,936
Lehigh University Bethlehem Doctorate 6,845
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Lincoln University Masters 2,449
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Manor College Jenkintown Associate 982
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Mansfield Masters 3,338
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Blue Bell Associate 9,184
Moore College of Art and Design Philadelphia Bachelor 558
Neumann College Aston Doctorate 3,084
Pennsylvania State University-Brandywine Media Bachelor 1,646
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Altoona Bachelor 4,034
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks Reading Bachelor 2,824
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg Middletown Doctorate 3,907
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley Fogelsville Bachelor 801
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Point Park University Pittsburgh Masters 3,591
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Rosemont College Rosemont Masters 940
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia Doctorate 7,542
Saint Vincent College Latrobe Masters 1,924
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove Bachelor 2,039
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
The University of the Arts Philadelphia Masters 2,396
Thiel College Greenville Bachelor 1,219
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford Bradford Bachelor 1,407
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Johnstown Bachelor 3,121
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
Valley Forge Christian College Phoenixville Masters 929
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
Washington & Jefferson College Washington Bachelor 1,531
Waynesburg University Waynesburg Doctorate 2,462
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westminster College New Wilmington New Wilmington Masters 1,455
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre Doctorate 5,114
Wilson College Chambersburg Masters 724
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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


Altoona 340 $50870 0.57
Harrisburg 2860 $58070 0.91
Carlisle 2860 $58070 0.91
Bloomsburg 0 $59120 0
Berwick 0 $59120 0
Johnstown 820 $51970 1.52
Chambersburg 1180 $61370 2.07
Waynesboro 1180 $61370 2.07
East Stroudsburg 1170 $68960 2.13
Erie 1050 $51270 0.83
Pittsburgh 9380 $56840 0.83
Reading 2100 $59130 1.23
Lancaster 1670 $60510 0.72
Lebanon 480 $59690 0.99
Scranton 3120 $59990 1.22
Wilkes 3120 $59990 1.22
Barre 3120 $59990 1.22
Hazleton 3120 $59990 1.22
State College 480 $56020 0.71
Williamsport 540 $56410 1.02
York 2120 $65830 1.19
Hanover 2120 $65830 1.19
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