North Carolina Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greenville, Raleigh and Goldsboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winston-Salem, Greensboro and Hickory
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Durham, Asheville and Winston-Salem

Schools for Preschool Teachers in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in North Carolina

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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

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

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  • Programs: Instructional Design & Technology
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Elementary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Curriculum and Instruction for Educators, Master's (M.Ed.) - Instructional Design and Technology
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  • Programs: AA/Early Childhood Education, MA/Education - Child Development, BA/Early Childhood Education, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Master, Bachelor

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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  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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More North Carolina Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alamance Community College Graham Associate 3,925
Appalachian State University Boone Doctorate 15,871
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville Associate 6,408
Beaufort County Community College Washington Associate 1,476
Bladen Community College Dublin Associate 1,226
Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock Flat Rock Associate 1,968
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Catawba College Salisbury Masters 1,323
Catawba Valley Community College Hickory Associate 4,765
Central Carolina Community College Sanford Associate 4,603
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
Cleveland Community College Shelby Associate 2,064
Coastal Carolina Community College Jacksonville Associate 4,349
College of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Associate 2,117
Craven Community College New Bern Associate 3,032
Davidson County Community College Thomasville Associate 3,399
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
Elizabeth City State University Elizabeth City Masters 3,061
Fayetteville State University Fayetteville Doctorate 6,692
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Forsyth Technical Community College Winston Salem Associate 7,276
Gaston College Dallas Associate 5,718
Greensboro College Greensboro Masters 1,180
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Halifax Community College Weldon Associate 1,142
Isothermal Community College Spindale Associate 2,131
James Sprunt Community College Kenansville Associate 1,118
Johnston Community College Smithfield Associate 4,145
Lenoir Community College Kinston Associate 2,733
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory Masters 1,626
Martin Community College Williamston Associate 755
McDowell Technical Community College Marion Associate 1,134
Mitchell Community College Statesville Associate 2,687
Montgomery Community College Troy Associate 954
Mount Olive College Mount Olive Bachelor 3,277
Nash Community College Rocky Mount Associate 2,916
North Carolina A & T State University Greensboro Doctorate 10,498
North Carolina Central University Durham Masters & First Professional 8,383
Pamlico Community College Grantsboro Associate 393
Piedmont Baptist College and Graduate School Winston Salem Doctorate 373
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
Randolph Community College Asheboro Associate 2,521
Richmond Community College Hamlet Associate 1,799
Roanoke Bible College Elizabeth City Bachelor 146
Roanoke-Chowan Community College Ahoskie Associate 384
Robeson Community College Lumberton Associate 1,788
Rockingham Community College Wentworth Associate 2,013
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Salisbury Associate 5,158
Sampson Community College Clinton Associate 1,278
Sandhills Community College Pinehurst Associate 3,826
South Piedmont Community College Polkton Associate 2,250
Southeastern Community College Whiteville Whiteville Associate 1,811
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
Stanly Community College Albemarle Associate 2,390
Surry Community College Dobson Associate 3,201
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte Doctorate 22,388
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro Doctorate 18,627
University of North Carolina at Pembroke Pembroke Masters 5,937
University of North Carolina-Wilmington Wilmington Doctorate 12,180
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988
Western Carolina University Cullowhee Doctorate 9,056
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro Associate 2,476
Wilson Community College Wilson Associate 1,642
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem Masters 5,870

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

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

North Carolina

Asheville 300 $26280 0.62
Fayetteville 350 $24350 1.05
Goldsboro 140 $25250 1.29
Greensboro 320 $29330 0.34
High Point 320 $29330 0.34
Greenville 0 $18480 0
Hickory 200 $18570 0.51
Lenoir 200 $18570 0.51
Morganton 200 $18570 0.51
Jacksonville 0 $20640 0
Burlington 160 $23610 1.02
Durham 910 $27240 1.18
Chapel Hill 910 $27240 1.18
Raleigh 2430 $28080 1.6
Rocky Mount 70 $21610 0.48
New Bern 0 $21800 0
Wilmington 340 $24620 1.04
Winston 450 $24710 0.65
Salem 450 $24710 0.65
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