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Early Childhood Education Schools in Gary, Indiana

There are 23 schools near Gary, IN offering early childhood education programs. In 2010, 1,860 students graduated with degrees from Gary early childhood education schools. 1,313 of all these students graduated with certificates and 311 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,216 students graduate from early childhood education programs in Gary, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of students who Indiana schools graduate from early childhood education programs. Of those, 1,313 students graduated with early childhood education certificates, 61 with a degree at the associate's level, 311 with a bachelor's level degree, 174 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

23 early childhood education schools are located in Gary. Out of these, while 15 schools are private, eight schools are public. Private early childhood education school tuition varies from $8,400 to $28,858, while tuition at a public early childhood education school varies from $7,492 to $8,752.

Average tuition for early childhood education programs is $22,068. The highest tuition for early childhood education programs, which is $28,858 every year, is at DePaul University, while the lowest tuition in Gary, which is $7,492 per year, is at Northeastern Illinois University.

Early childhood education schools in Gary offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Early Childhood Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Gary, Indiana

1,216 students graduate from early childhood education programs in Gary, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of students who Indiana schools graduate from early childhood education programs. Of those, 1,313 students graduated with early childhood education certificates, 61 with a degree at the associate's level, 311 with a bachelor's level degree, 174 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Early Childhood Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Gary, Indiana

  • Certificate 2006: 70
  • Certificate 2007: 65
  • Certificate 2008: 82
  • Certificate 2009: 629
  • Certificate 2010: 1313
  • Associate 2006: 126
  • Associate 2007: 91
  • Associate 2008: 96
  • Associate 2009: 91
  • Associate 2010: 61
  • Bachelor 2006: 190
  • Bachelor 2007: 210
  • Bachelor 2008: 232
  • Bachelor 2009: 244
  • Bachelor 2010: 311
  • Master 2006: 109
  • Master 2007: 126
  • Master 2008: 163
  • Master 2009: 159
  • Master 2010: 174
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Early Childhood Education Program Availability in Gary, Indiana

Gary schools offer a total of 41 programs in early childhood education. Of these programs, around 39% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Early Childhood Education Program Availability in Gary, Indiana

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 16
  • Master: 10
  • Doctorate: 1

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16860
  • 25th Percentile: 18860
  • Median: 22340
  • 75th Percentile: 25610
  • 90th Percentile: 37390

Childcare Workers — Salary by Percentile

Childcare Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15900
  • 25th Percentile: 16990
  • Median: 18760
  • 75th Percentile: 21600
  • 90th Percentile: 24070

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30260
  • 25th Percentile: 34680
  • Median: 44360
  • 75th Percentile: 56410
  • 90th Percentile: 69450

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33100
  • 25th Percentile: 41500
  • Median: 55010
  • 75th Percentile: 65960
  • 90th Percentile: 72420

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29570
  • Median Salary 2007: 29320
  • Median Salary 2008: 24900
  • Median Salary 2009: 22880
  • Median Salary 2010: 22340
  • Total Employed 2006: 830
  • Total Employed 2007: 930
  • Total Employed 2008: 1150
  • Total Employed 2009: 770
  • Total Employed 2010: 920

Childcare Workers — Employment Trend

Childcare Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 15660
  • Median Salary 2007: 17480
  • Median Salary 2008: 19020
  • Median Salary 2009: 19540
  • Median Salary 2010: 18760
  • Total Employed 2006: 1310
  • Total Employed 2007: 1350
  • Total Employed 2008: 1460
  • Total Employed 2009: 1590
  • Total Employed 2010: 1420

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38580
  • Median Salary 2007: 41850
  • Median Salary 2008: 44100
  • Median Salary 2009: 47010
  • Median Salary 2010: 44360
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48360
  • Median Salary 2007: 49110
  • Median Salary 2008: 52050
  • Median Salary 2009: 52360
  • Median Salary 2010: 55010
  • Total Employed 2006: 540
  • Total Employed 2007: 580
  • Total Employed 2008: 600
  • Total Employed 2009: 440
  • Total Employed 2010: 420

Gary vs Indiana Early Childhood Education Employment

Gary vs Indiana Early Childhood Education Employment

  • Employed in Gary: 13.226% (3050)

Early Childhood Education Schools in Gary, Indiana

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1. Ivy Tech Community College - Northwest

1440 E 35th Ave
Gary, IN 46409-1499
(219) 981-1111

Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest, which is located 46.1 miles from Wheaton, is located a short commute away from within Gary and it is one of several campuses. It offers two programs in early childhood education. Of those, students are offered one certificate in early childhood education by this college and one degree at the associate's level in early childhood education. It is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Gary, IN offering early childhood education.