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Education Schools in Alaska

There are five Alaska schools offering education programs. 471 students graduated from programs at Alaska education schools in 2010. 227 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 156 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 465 students graduate from education programs in Alaska each year. More specifically, 156 students graduated with certificates in education, 16 with a degree at the associate's level, 72 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 227 with a master's level degree.

Five education schools are in this state. And of these, one school is private, while four schools are public. While tuition at a private education school is $26,360, tuition at a public education school varies from $5,130 to $5,358.

Average tuition for programs in education is $6,631. The highest tuition for education programs, which is $26,360 every year, is at Alaska Pacific University, while the lowest tuition in this western state, which is $5,130 each year, is at the University of Alaska Southeast.

Education schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Education Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

On average, 465 students graduate from education programs in Alaska each year. More specifically, 156 students graduated with certificates in education, 16 with a degree at the associate's level, 72 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 227 with a master's level degree.

Education Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 54
  • Certificate 2007: 71
  • Certificate 2008: 98
  • Certificate 2009: 132
  • Certificate 2010: 156
  • Associate 2006: 15
  • Associate 2007: 11
  • Associate 2008: 17
  • Associate 2009: 24
  • Associate 2010: 16
  • Bachelor 2006: 71
  • Bachelor 2007: 97
  • Bachelor 2008: 67
  • Bachelor 2009: 99
  • Bachelor 2010: 72
  • Master 2006: 237
  • Master 2007: 275
  • Master 2008: 277
  • Master 2009: 239
  • Master 2010: 227

Education Program Availability in Alaska

Alaska schools offer a total of 65 programs in education. Of these programs, close to 33% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the bachelors level, and the associates level.

Education Program Availability in Alaska

  • Certificate: 22
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 15
  • Master: 20

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 100440
  • 75th Percentile:
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Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54190
  • 25th Percentile: 72580
  • Median: 98320
  • 75th Percentile: 141660
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 69240
  • 25th Percentile: 83410
  • Median: 99580
  • 75th Percentile: 130840
  • 90th Percentile: 145250

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 71320
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Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47240
  • 25th Percentile: 52600
  • Median: 59530
  • 75th Percentile: 85720
  • 90th Percentile: 105630

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44880
  • 25th Percentile: 50710
  • Median: 57970
  • 75th Percentile: 80750
  • 90th Percentile: 124290

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 90175
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Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 74080
  • 25th Percentile: 85120
  • Median: 99120
  • 75th Percentile: 117790
  • 90th Percentile: 136960

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 92185
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Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34580
  • 25th Percentile: 39600
  • Median: 46030
  • 75th Percentile: 61780
  • 90th Percentile: 86890

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36510
  • 25th Percentile: 47620
  • Median: 74280
  • 75th Percentile: 93130
  • 90th Percentile: 146870

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27320
  • 25th Percentile: 30800
  • Median: 36280
  • 75th Percentile: 46120
  • 90th Percentile: 58060

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88785
  • Median Salary 2007: 92550
  • Median Salary 2008: 94530
  • Median Salary 2009: 97860
  • Median Salary 2010: 100440
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85045
  • Median Salary 2007: 88650
  • Median Salary 2008: 89800
  • Median Salary 2009: 92270
  • Median Salary 2010: 98320
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 110795
  • Median Salary 2007: 115490
  • Median Salary 2008: 117960
  • Median Salary 2009: 119250
  • Median Salary 2010: 99580
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62060
  • Median Salary 2007: 63520
  • Median Salary 2008: 67120
  • Median Salary 2009: 69485
  • Median Salary 2010: 71320
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57370
  • Median Salary 2007: 57160
  • Median Salary 2008: 76260
  • Median Salary 2009: 59080
  • Median Salary 2010: 59530
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48410
  • Median Salary 2007: 49940
  • Median Salary 2008: 51510
  • Median Salary 2009: 56240
  • Median Salary 2010: 57970
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 520
  • Total Employed 2008: 660
  • Total Employed 2009: 640
  • Total Employed 2010: 650

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77160
  • Median Salary 2007: 80430
  • Median Salary 2008: 84870
  • Median Salary 2009: 87860
  • Median Salary 2010: 90175
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84770
  • Median Salary 2007: 88270
  • Median Salary 2008: 93190
  • Median Salary 2009: 97760
  • Median Salary 2010: 99120
  • Total Employed 2006: 650
  • Total Employed 2007: 650
  • Total Employed 2008: 650
  • Total Employed 2009: 660
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81490
  • Median Salary 2007: 84945
  • Median Salary 2008: 86760
  • Median Salary 2009: 89815
  • Median Salary 2010: 92185
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38330
  • Median Salary 2007: 35070
  • Median Salary 2008: 37520
  • Median Salary 2009: 38860
  • Median Salary 2010: 46030
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 310
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65660
  • Median Salary 2007: 68445
  • Median Salary 2008: 69910
  • Median Salary 2009: 72370
  • Median Salary 2010: 74280
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39580
  • Median Salary 2007: 38340
  • Median Salary 2008: 37130
  • Median Salary 2009: 34860
  • Median Salary 2010: 36280
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Alaska vs National Education Employment

Alaska vs National Education Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.314% (2580)

Education Schools in Alaska

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1. Alaska Pacific University

4101 University Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 561-1266

Alaska Pacific University, which is 3.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Anchorage, AK. It offers five programs in education. Out of those, students are offered one education certificate by this school, two education degrees at the associate's level, one education degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level degree in education. It is a 4-year institution.

2. Prince William Sound Community College

303 Lowe Street
Valdez, AK 99686-0097
(907) 834-1600

Prince William Sound Community College is located in Valdez, Alaska, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in education. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in education by this very small college and one education degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Alaska offering education in terms of programs.

3. The University of Alaska Southeast

11120 Glacier Highway
Juneau, AK 99801-8697
(877) 465-4827

The University of Alaska Southeast is near Juneau, AK. UAS offers 14 education programs. More specifically, this school offers students six certificates in education, one associate's level degree in education, four bachelor's level education degrees, and three master's level degrees in education. 3,458 students pursue degrees in 75 programs at this school, overall.

4. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
(907) 474-7211

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is located in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. It offers 19 programs in education. More specifically, students are offered eight certificates in education by this university, three degrees at the associate's level in education, four degrees at the bachelor's level in education, and four degrees at the master's level in education. Alaska is the only research university in Alaska. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Alaska offering education.

5. The University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

The University of Alaska Anchorage is 3.2 miles from the heart of downtown. UAA offers 25 education programs. More specifically, it offers six certificates in education to students, one education degree at the associate's level, six bachelor's level education degrees, and 12 degrees at the master's level in education. It is one of 6 public post-secondary institutions in Alaska. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Alaska.