Connecticut Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bridgeport and Hartford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Norwich and Waterbury
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford and Bridgeport

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Norwich and Bridgeport

Schools for Preschool Teachers in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in Connecticut

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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

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

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

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

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 Instructional Design and Technology, Education Specialist in Instructional Design and Technology
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Certificate
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More Connecticut Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Connecticut State University New Britain Doctorate 12,106
Charter Oak State College New Britain Bachelor 1,577
Eastern Connecticut State University Willimantic Masters 5,137
Mitchell College New London Bachelor 894
University of Hartford West Hartford Doctorate 7,290

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Preschool Teachers

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


Hartford 1990 $28430 1.28
West Hartford 1990 $28430 1.28
East Hartford 1990 $28430 1.28
New Haven 1010 $29260 1.35
Waterbury 220 $32160 1.22
Bridgeport 2130 $38620 1.9
Stamford 2130 $38620 1.9
Norwalk 2130 $38620 1.9
Danbury 410 $30790 1.91
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