Texas Preschool Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Preschool Teachers in Texas

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Fast Facts for Preschool Teachers in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Brownsville, Odessa and College Station
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sherman, McAllen and Texarkana
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Preschool Teachers in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Sherman, Brownsville and McAllen

Schools for Preschool Teachers in Texas are listed below.

Selected Preschool Teacher Training Schools in Texas

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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

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

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

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

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

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

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

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
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More Texas Preschool Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Baylor University Waco Doctorate & First Professional 14,174
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Colin College Plano Associate 20,143
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Doctorate 5,244
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Grayson County College Denison Associate 3,811
Hardin-Simmons University Abilene Doctorate 2,435
Houston Baptist University Houston Masters 2,339
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
Lubbock Christian University Lubbock Masters 1,960
Midland College Midland Bachelor 5,739
Midwestern State University Wichita Falls Masters 6,027
Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 2,608
Schreiner University Kerrville Masters 971
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Stephen F Austin State University Nacogdoches Doctorate 11,607
Texas A & M International University Laredo Doctorate 5,179
Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce Doctorate 8,813
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Doctorate 8,563
Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville Doctorate 6,567
Texas Christian University Fort Worth Masters 8,668
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville Doctorate 17,215
The University of Texas at Tyler Tyler Doctorate 6,137
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa Masters 3,559
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston Doctorate 7,522
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710
Wiley College Marshall Bachelor 926

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Preschool Teachers

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


Abilene 80 $42960 0.44
Amarillo 50 $26920 0.17
Austin 1820 $29950 0.73
Round Rock 1820 $29950 0.73
Houston 7210 $23970 0.92
The Woodlands 7210 $23970 0.92
Sugar Land 7210 $23970 0.92
Beaumont 140 $37410 0.32
Port Arthur 140 $37410 0.32
Brownsville 260 $45440 0.71
Harlingen 260 $45440 0.71
College Station 90 $25670 0.35
Bryan 90 $25670 0.35
Corpus Christi 300 $30990 0.58
Dallas 8280 $37900 0.93
Fort Worth 8280 $37900 0.93
Arlington 8280 $37900 0.93
El Paso 380 $19020 0.48
San Antonio 2210 $36180 0.87
New Braunfels 2210 $36180 0.87
Laredo 270 $41930 1.05
Longview 200 $36560 0.77
Lubbock 210 $18520 0.58
McAllen 600 $27890 0.92
Edinburg 600 $27890 0.92
Mission 600 $27890 0.92
Midland 100 $42690 0.39
Killeen 420 $50470 1.18
Temple 420 $50470 1.18
Odessa 60 $44660 0.3
Sherman 70 $39830 0.63
Denison 70 $39830 0.63
Tyler 0 $20040 0
Waco 190 $28420 0.64
Wichita Falls 50 $29680 0.35
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