Washington Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in Washington

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yakima, Longview and Wenatchee
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Spokane and Olympia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bremerton, Tacoma and Mount Vernon

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in Washington are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in Washington

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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

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

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

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

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education, Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Washington Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Antioch University Seattle Seattle Doctorate 916
Bellevue College Bellevue Bachelor 12,305
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
City University of Seattle Bellevue Masters 3,566
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Edmonds Community College Lynnwood Associate 8,435
Green River Community College Auburn Associate 6,919
Heritage University Toppenish Masters 1,198
Northwest University Kirkland Masters 1,259
Pacific Lutheran University Tacoma Masters 3,661
Saint Martin's University Lacey Masters 1,605
Seattle Community College-Central Campus Seattle Associate 6,810
Seattle Pacific University Seattle Doctorate 3,842
Seattle University Seattle Doctorate 7,529
Shoreline Community College Shoreline Associate 5,581
Spokane Community College Spokane Associate 6,961
The Evergreen State College Olympia Masters 4,586
Walla Walla Community College Walla Walla Associate 4,600
Walla Walla University College Place Masters 1,829
Washington State University Pullman Doctorate & First Professional 24,396
Western Washington University Bellingham Masters 14,276
Whitworth University Spokane Masters 2,607
Yakima Valley Community College Yakima Associate 4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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


Bremerton 910 $65360 1.1
Silverdale 910 $65360 1.1
Bellingham 720 $65800 0.89
Longview 390 $61800 1.1
Mount Vernon 510 $65290 1.11
Anacortes 510 $65290 1.11
Kennewick 1220 $54330 1.18
Richland 1220 $54330 1.18
Olympia 1090 $63290 1.07
Tumwater 1090 $63290 1.07
Seattle 13200 $63120 0.73
Tacoma 13200 $63120 0.73
Bellevue 13200 $63120 0.73
Spokane 2040 $62590 0.93
Spokane Valley 2040 $62590 0.93
Walla Walla 230 $58220 0.94
Wenatchee 510 $60990 1.22
Yakima 1360 $58220 1.6
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