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Teaching Schools in Connecticut

There are 12 schools in the state of Connecticut offering teaching programs. 1,288 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut teaching schools in 2010. 732 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 446 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,346 students graduate from teaching programs in Connecticut, on average, every year. More specifically, 107 students graduated with teaching certificates, two with an associate's level degree, 446 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 732 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

12 teaching schools are located in this state. Out of these, seven schools are private, while five schools are public. While tuition at a public teaching school varies from $7,861 to $10,416, private teaching school tuition varies from $24,374 to $39,040.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $19,650. The highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $39,040 per year, is at Fairfield University, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,861 each year, is at Southern Connecticut State University.

Connecticut teaching schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Teaching Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

1,346 students graduate from teaching programs in Connecticut, on average, every year. More specifically, 107 students graduated with teaching certificates, two with an associate's level degree, 446 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 732 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 72
  • Certificate 2007: 124
  • Certificate 2008: 95
  • Certificate 2009: 119
  • Certificate 2010: 107
  • Associate 2006: 4
  • Associate 2007: 13
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 3
  • Associate 2010: 2
  • Bachelor 2006: 464
  • Bachelor 2007: 441
  • Bachelor 2008: 468
  • Bachelor 2009: 435
  • Bachelor 2010: 446
  • Master 2006: 978
  • Master 2007: 872
  • Master 2008: 835
  • Master 2009: 803
  • Master 2010: 732
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 4
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Teaching Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of 83 teaching programs. Of these programs, close to 43.4% are programs at the master's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Teaching Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 20
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 24
  • Master: 36
  • Doctorate: 2

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40730
  • 25th Percentile: 53640
  • Median: 68740
  • 75th Percentile: 90010
  • 90th Percentile: 117090

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43760
  • 25th Percentile: 59460
  • Median: 77010
  • 75th Percentile: 97040
  • 90th Percentile: 114190

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 83650
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44360
  • 25th Percentile: 56650
  • Median: 76690
  • 75th Percentile: 108950
  • 90th Percentile: 164290

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43520
  • 25th Percentile: 52660
  • Median: 64540
  • 75th Percentile: 86630
  • 90th Percentile: 111780

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43730
  • 25th Percentile: 57500
  • Median: 80210
  • 75th Percentile: 110520
  • 90th Percentile: 143930

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 65505
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36700
  • 25th Percentile: 50150
  • Median: 63720
  • 75th Percentile: 84050
  • 90th Percentile: 109750

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47250
  • 25th Percentile: 64990
  • Median: 112880
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42820
  • 25th Percentile: 54230
  • Median: 71000
  • 75th Percentile: 93500
  • 90th Percentile: 121110

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42560
  • 25th Percentile: 53350
  • Median: 65490
  • 75th Percentile: 88910
  • 90th Percentile: 124100

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43770
  • 25th Percentile: 52790
  • Median: 65240
  • 75th Percentile: 82940
  • 90th Percentile: 108630

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44780
  • 25th Percentile: 52410
  • Median: 62670
  • 75th Percentile: 84530
  • 90th Percentile: 112270

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39200
  • 25th Percentile: 52440
  • Median: 65890
  • 75th Percentile: 84480
  • 90th Percentile: 110800

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67385
  • Median Salary 2007: 69590
  • Median Salary 2008: 75270
  • Median Salary 2009: 79350
  • Median Salary 2010: 83650
  • Total Employed 2006: 295
  • Total Employed 2007: 300
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60350
  • Median Salary 2007: 63810
  • Median Salary 2008: 65500
  • Median Salary 2009: 67110
  • Median Salary 2010: 77010
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 415

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56030
  • Median Salary 2007: 62290
  • Median Salary 2008: 64090
  • Median Salary 2009: 68180
  • Median Salary 2010: 68740
  • Total Employed 2006: 380
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 500
  • Total Employed 2009: 710
  • Total Employed 2010: 760

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73980
  • Median Salary 2007: 72760
  • Median Salary 2008: 70330
  • Median Salary 2009: 109070
  • Median Salary 2010: 112880
  • Total Employed 2006: 690
  • Total Employed 2007: 740
  • Total Employed 2008: 950
  • Total Employed 2009: 1780
  • Total Employed 2010: 1810

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62890
  • Median Salary 2007: 64950
  • Median Salary 2008: 69010
  • Median Salary 2009: 62870
  • Median Salary 2010: 64540
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 79960
  • Median Salary 2007: 73410
  • Median Salary 2008: 78040
  • Median Salary 2009: 76580
  • Median Salary 2010: 80210
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59500
  • Median Salary 2007: 61450
  • Median Salary 2008: 63350
  • Median Salary 2009: 64620
  • Median Salary 2010: 65505
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60380
  • Median Salary 2007: 62360
  • Median Salary 2008: 73830
  • Median Salary 2009: 74230
  • Median Salary 2010: 76690
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 890
  • Total Employed 2009: 1120
  • Total Employed 2010: 1000

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55960
  • Median Salary 2007: 60700
  • Median Salary 2008: 63480
  • Median Salary 2009: 64830
  • Median Salary 2010: 63720
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71400
  • Median Salary 2007: 72410
  • Median Salary 2008: 75980
  • Median Salary 2009: 74480
  • Median Salary 2010: 71000
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63440
  • Median Salary 2007: 65520
  • Median Salary 2008: 68700
  • Median Salary 2009: 67240
  • Median Salary 2010: 65490
  • Total Employed 2006: 185
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65670
  • Median Salary 2007: 64030
  • Median Salary 2008: 66430
  • Median Salary 2009: 65835
  • Median Salary 2010: 65240
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 275
  • Total Employed 2010: 500

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68120
  • Median Salary 2007: 65100
  • Median Salary 2008: 67390
  • Median Salary 2009: 59990
  • Median Salary 2010: 62670
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 350

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64220
  • Median Salary 2007: 63760
  • Median Salary 2008: 65570
  • Median Salary 2009: 63490
  • Median Salary 2010: 65890
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 650
  • Total Employed 2008: 690
  • Total Employed 2009: 600
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Connecticut vs National Teaching Employment

Connecticut vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.673% (7215)

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1. Manchester Community College

Great Path
Manchester, CT 6040
(860) 512-3000

Founded in 1963, Manchester Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Manchester, Connecticut. This college is the tenth largest institution in the state of Connecticut. It offers 24 certificates and 38 degrees at the associates level to students. 7,540 students sought degrees from the 45 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects including education, computer science, and liberal arts. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

2. Goodwin College

One Riverside Drive
East Hartford, CT 6118
(860) 528-4111

Goodwin College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1999. This school, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in East Hartford, CT. Goodwin offers subjects including homeland security, entrepreneurship, and public health. Students are offered 15 certificates, 15 associates level degrees, and three degrees at the bachelors level by it. In 2010, 2,791 students sought degrees from the 26 programs at Goodwin. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits Goodwin.

3. Albertus Magnus College

700 Prospect St
New Haven, CT 06511-1189
(203) 773-8550

Albertus Magnus College offers one teaching program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in New Haven, CT. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this small school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching.

4. Mitchell College

437 Pequot Avenue
New London, CT 6320
(860) 701-5000

Mitchell College, which is near the center of the city, is located in New London, CT. It offers three teaching programs. More specifically, it offers one associate's level teaching degree to students and two bachelor's level degrees in teaching. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching in terms of programs.

5. Western Connecticut State University

181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810-6826
(203) 837-8200

Western Connecticut State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Danbury, CT. This school offers six programs in teaching. Specifically, WCSU offers students four teaching degrees at the bachelor's level and two master's level teaching degrees. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching.

6. The University of Hartford

200 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117-1599
(860) 768-4100

The University of Hartford offers ten teaching programs. More specifically, students are offered five teaching degrees at the bachelor's level by this university, four master's level degrees in teaching, and one degree at the doctorate level in teaching. UH, which is 2.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in West Hartford, CT. It is a 4-year research institution.

7. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut is in Storrs, CT. It offers six teaching programs. Out of those, this research university offers one certificate in teaching to students, three degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, one degree at the master's level in teaching, and one doctorate level teaching degree. Uconn is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Connecticut. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching.

8. Connecticut College

270 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 6320
(860) 447-1911

Founded in 1911, Connecticut College is a 4-year institution. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in New London, CT. This school offers subjects including architecture and political science. This school offers students 50 bachelors level degrees and one masters level degree. 1,887 students pursued degrees from the 50 programs at this liberal arts college in 2010. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits it. Conn is one of 8 liberal arts colleges in Connecticut.

9. Eastern Connecticut State University

83 Windham St
Willimantic, CT 6226
(860) 465-5000

Eastern Connecticut State University is located in Willimantic, CT. It offers eight teaching programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in teaching by Eastern, two degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, and five master's level degrees in teaching. Eastern is a public 4-year institution.

10. Sacred Heart University

5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825-1000
(203) 371-7999

Sacred Heart University offers two programs in teaching. Of those, it offers one teaching certificate to students and one master's level degree in teaching. This school is located in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut.

11. Fairfield University

1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
(203) 254-4000

Fairfield University is located in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut. This school offers two teaching programs. More specifically, this medium-sized school offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in teaching and one teaching degree at the master's level. In terms of programs, this school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching.

12. The University of Bridgeport

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

The University of Bridgeport offers six programs in teaching. Specifically, it offers three teaching certificates to students and three master's level degrees in teaching. UB is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown. Overall, 5,155 students seek degrees in 73 UB programs. UB is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching in terms of programs.

13. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Central Connecticut State University is located in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. CCSU offers 23 teaching programs. Out of those, this school offers students ten teaching certificates, five teaching degrees at the bachelor's level, and eight teaching degrees at the master's level. CCSU is a public 4-year institution. CCSU is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering teaching in terms of programs.

14. Quinnipiac University

Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 6518
(203) 582-8200

Quinnipiac University is located in Hamden, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers six programs in teaching. This mid-sized school offers six teaching degrees at the master's level to students. This school is a 4-year institution.

15. Southern Connecticut State University

501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1355
(203) 392-5200

Southern Connecticut State University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New Haven, CT. It offers ten programs in teaching. Specifically, it offers three teaching certificates to students, two teaching degrees at the bachelor's level, and five master's level teaching degrees. This school is one of 33 public post-secondary institutions in Connecticut.