Minnesota Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in Minnesota

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in Minnesota

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Duluth and Rochester
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Cloud and Minneapolis
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Minneapolis and Duluth

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in Minnesota

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Minneapolis and Rochester

Schools for Preschool Teachers in Minnesota are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in Minnesota

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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 - Educational Psychology, 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, MA in Teaching - Elementary Education, M.Ed. Teaching and Learning - Elementary Education , 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

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

Advance your teaching career with an online master's degree from University of Southern California Rossier School of Education.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Degrees: Master
Rasmussen College
Circle Pines, Lake Elmo, Mankato, Minneapolis, Moorhead, Saint Cloud

Further your education and strengthen your skill set at Rasmussen College

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education Associate's - Special Needs Specialization, Early Childhood Education Associates - Child Development Specialization
  • Degrees: Associate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

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

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: Environmental Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Career and Technical Education (CTE), more...
  • Degrees: Master
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More Minnesota Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bemidji State University Bemidji Masters 4,571
Central Lakes College-Brainerd Brainerd Associate 3,343
Concordia University-Saint Paul Saint Paul Masters 2,260
Crown College Saint Bonifacius Masters 1,270
Itasca Community College Grand Rapids Associate 1,157
Leech Lake Tribal College Cass Lake Associate 243
Martin Luther College New Ulm Masters 812
Metropolitan State University Saint Paul Masters 6,802
Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato Doctorate 14,515
Minnesota State University-Moorhead Moorhead Doctorate 7,494
Saint Cloud State University Saint Cloud Doctorate 16,940
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Winona Doctorate 5,960
Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall Masters 6,073
University of Minnesota-Crookston Crookston Bachelor 2,346
University of Minnesota-Duluth Duluth Masters 11,184
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis Doctorate & First Professional 50,883

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

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


Rochester 180 $36810 0.6
St. Cloud 280 $30080 1.05
Mankato 110 $23580 0.82
North Mankato 110 $23580 0.82
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