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Teaching Schools in Alaska

There are four Alaska schools offering teaching programs. In 2010, 169 students graduated from programs at Alaska teaching schools. 80 of all these students graduated with certificates and 71 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

166 students graduate from programs in this state in teaching, on average, every year. More specifically, 80 students graduated with teaching certificates, 14 with an associate's level degree, 71 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and four with a degree at the master's level.

Four teaching schools are in Alaska. And out of these, three schools are public, while one school is private. While private teaching school tuition is $26,360, public teaching school tuition varies from $5,130 to $5,358.

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

Teaching schools in Alaska offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Teaching Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

166 students graduate from programs in this state in teaching, on average, every year. More specifically, 80 students graduated with teaching certificates, 14 with an associate's level degree, 71 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and four with a degree at the master's level.

Teaching Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 33
  • Certificate 2007: 45
  • Certificate 2008: 62
  • Certificate 2009: 65
  • Certificate 2010: 80
  • Associate 2006: 13
  • Associate 2007: 11
  • Associate 2008: 17
  • Associate 2009: 20
  • Associate 2010: 14
  • Bachelor 2006: 69
  • Bachelor 2007: 95
  • Bachelor 2008: 67
  • Bachelor 2009: 99
  • Bachelor 2010: 71
  • Master 2006: 19
  • Master 2007: 28
  • Master 2008: 17
  • Master 2009: 7
  • Master 2010: 4

Teaching Program Availability in Alaska

Schools in this northwestern state offer a total of 38 teaching programs. Of these programs, about 34.2% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the associates level.

Teaching Program Availability in Alaska

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 9

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 100440
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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

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

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

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 92185
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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

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 85480
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Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 63340
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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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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

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

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

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

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

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73600
  • Median Salary 2007: 76720
  • Median Salary 2008: 80450
  • Median Salary 2009: 83285
  • Median Salary 2010: 85480
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59080
  • Median Salary 2007: 59500
  • Median Salary 2008: 59610
  • Median Salary 2009: 61710
  • Median Salary 2010: 63340
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

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

Alaska vs National Teaching Employment

Alaska vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.334% (1440)

Teaching 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 center of the city, is in Anchorage, AK. This school offers five programs in teaching. Specifically, students are offered one teaching certificate by it, two teaching degrees at the associate's level, one bachelor's level degree in teaching, and one degree at the master's level in teaching. 732 students seek degrees in 32 programs at this school, overall.

2. 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 nine programs in teaching. More specifically, this school offers students four certificates in teaching, one degree at the associate's level in teaching, two degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, and two master's level degrees in teaching. 3,458 students seek degrees in 75 University of Alaska Southeast programs, overall.

3. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

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

The University of Alaska Fairbanks offers 12 programs in teaching. Out of those, this university offers six certificates in teaching to students, three associate's level degrees in teaching, one bachelor's level teaching degree, and two degrees at the master's level in teaching. UAF is in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. UAF is the only research university in Alaska. In terms of programs, UAF is the second largest institution in the state of Alaska offering teaching.

4. The University of Alaska Anchorage

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

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers 12 teaching programs. Of those, this school offers students two certificates in teaching, one teaching degree at the associate's level, five degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, and four master's level degrees in teaching. It is 3.2 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 18,154 students seek degrees in 192 University of Alaska Anchorage programs. This mid-sized school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Alaska offering programs in teaching.