Iowa Preschool and Child Care Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool And Child Care Administrators in Iowa

Fast Facts for Preschool Administrators in Iowa

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

Salaries for Preschool Administrators in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Cedar Rapids and Des Moines

Schools for Preschool Administrators in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Preschool Administrators Schools in Iowa

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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 – Private Sector Higher Education Leadership
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Educational Leadership - EdS, Instructional Leadership - Doctor of Education, more...
  • 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 - Teacher Leadership
  • 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: Master of Education in Instructional Leadership - Conflict Resolution Track, Master of Education in Instructional Leadership - Learning with Emerging Technologies, Master of Education in Instructional Leadership
  • 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 Educational Leadership, Education Specialist in Educational Leadership
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Certificate

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education, Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations, Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Administrative Program for Principals (Certification) - Online, Advanced Studies in Secondary Education & Teacher Leadership (Master of Education) - Online, Administrative Program for Principals (Master of Education) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master
Kaplan University - KHE
Cedar Rapids, Urbandale

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

  • Programs: Master of Science in Higher Education : College Administration and Leadership
  • 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: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction - Educational Technology Leadership, Ed.D. - Professional Leadership, Inquiry, and Transformation, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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More Iowa Preschool Administrators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
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 Preschool Administrators

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:
Preschool Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Preschool Administrators 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 70 $41150 2.16
Cedar Rapids 60 $40240 1.2
Des Moines 210 $37630 1.77
West Des Moines 210 $37630 1.77
Dubuque 30 $40150 1.54
Waterloo 40 $32530 1.38
Cedar Falls 40 $32530 1.38
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