Iowa Kindergarten Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Kindergarten Teachers in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Kindergarten Teachers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sioux City, Cedar Rapids and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Iowa City and Davenport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Davenport

Salaries for Kindergarten Teachers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City

Schools for Kindergarten Teachers in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Kindergarten Teacher Training Schools in Iowa

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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

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

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

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: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Kaplan University - KHE
Cedar Rapids, Urbandale

At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

  • Programs: BS in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Psychology : Child Development, Master of Science: Education, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

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

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Education - Data Driven Instruction , Certificate in Ministry Leadership, Associate in Ministry Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Associate
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More Iowa Kindergarten Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briar Cliff University Sioux City Masters 1,138
Buena Vista University Storm Lake Masters 2,548
Central College Pella Bachelor 1,605
Coe College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,316
Cornell College Mount Vernon Bachelor 1,083
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Emmaus Bible College Dubuque Bachelor 244
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary Ankeny Masters 389
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Luther College Decorah Bachelor 2,476
Maharishi University of Management Fairfield Doctorate 948
Morningside College Sioux City Masters 1,798
Mount Mercy College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,506
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
Simpson College Indianola Masters 2,039
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692
Upper Iowa University Fayette Masters 5,143
Waldorf College Forest City Bachelor 630
Wartburg College Waverly Bachelor 1,810
William Penn University Oskaloosa Masters 1,949

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Kindergarten Teachers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Kindergarten Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Kindergarten 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


Iowa City 80 $45540 0.76
Cedar Rapids 70 $53280 0.42
Des Moines 200 $53070 0.5
West Des Moines 200 $53070 0.5
Dubuque 40 $39090 0.61
Waterloo 30 $47150 0.3
Cedar Falls 30 $47150 0.3
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