Iowa Middle School Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Middle School Teachers in Iowa

Fast Facts for Middle School Teachers in Iowa

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

Salaries for Middle School Teachers in Iowa

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

Schools for Middle School Teachers in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Middle School 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: MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12), MS in Education - Educational Psychology, MS in Instructional Technology (K-12), 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

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 & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure), CERT: Preschool, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Certificate
Kaplan University - KHE
Cedar Rapids, Urbandale

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

  • Programs: Master of Science: Education, Master of Arts: Teaching, Master of Science in Higher Education - College Teaching, more...
  • 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: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1851, Saint Joseph's University (SJU) has been developing the minds and abilities of men and women in a challenging academic environment steeped in the enriching Jesuit tradition of cura personalis (care of the entire person).

  • Programs: MS Instructional Technology Specialist
  • Degrees: Master

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Global Training and Development - EdS, E-Learning - EdS, MEd - Reading Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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More Iowa Middle School 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
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
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 Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Middle School 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:
Middle School Teachers

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


Ames 120 $52640 0.62
Iowa City 250 $48610 0.6
Cedar Rapids 630 $55600 0.97
Des Moines 1240 $59890 0.78
West Des Moines 1240 $59890 0.78
Dubuque 140 $45480 0.54
Waterloo 250 $74870 0.62
Cedar Falls 250 $74870 0.62
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