Louisiana Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, Lafayette and Baton Rouge
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport, Monroe and New Orleans
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Lake Charles and Monroe

Schools for Preschool Teachers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in Louisiana

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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

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education*
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

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  • Programs: Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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

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

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Instructional Design and Technology, Master's (M.Ed.) - Curriculum and Instruction for Educators
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More Louisiana Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
Dillard University New Orleans Bachelor 956
Grambling State University Grambling Doctorate 5,161
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge Doctorate & First Professional 28,628
Louisiana State University at Alexandria Alexandria Bachelor 2,574
Louisiana State University-Eunice Eunice Associate 2,864
Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport Masters 3,948
Louisiana Tech University Ruston Doctorate 10,564
McNeese State University Lake Charles Masters 8,095
Nicholls State University Thibodaux Masters 6,864
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037
Nunez Community College Chalmette Associate 1,442
South Louisiana Community College Lafayette Associate 2,944
Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond Doctorate 14,744
Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge Doctorate 8,288
Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans Masters 2,648
Southern University at Shreveport Shreveport Associate 2,337
Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate & First Professional 10,125
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette Doctorate 16,345
University of New Orleans New Orleans Doctorate 11,363
Xavier University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate 3,088

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

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


Alexandria 210 $23650 1.28
Baton Rouge 590 $39430 0.56
Hammond 70 $44590 0.63
Houma 160 $44110 0.6
Thibodaux 160 $44110 0.6
Lafayette 170 $47880 0.29
Monroe 190 $35030 0.92
New Orleans 900 $39840 0.6
Metairie 900 $39840 0.6
Shreveport 380 $23970 0.77
Bossier City 380 $23970 0.77
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