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Teaching Schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan

There are nine schools located near Grand Rapids, MI offering teaching programs. 1,137 students graduated with degrees from Grand Rapids teaching schools in 2010. 759 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 270 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,226 students graduate from teaching programs in this municipality per year. This accounts for 17% of teaching students who schools in the state of Michigan graduate. More specifically, 11 students graduated with teaching certificates, 94 with an associate's level degree, 759 with a bachelor's level degree, 270 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a doctorate level degree.

Nine teaching schools are in Grand Rapids. Of these, four schools are public, while five schools are private. Tuition at a public teaching school varies from $9,006 to $9,088, while private teaching school tuition varies from $7,380 to $26,510.

Average tuition for programs in teaching is $15,213. The highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $26,510 every year, is at Hope College, while the lowest tuition in Grand Rapids, which is $7,380 per year, is at Baker College of Muskegon.

Schools in Grand Rapids offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in teaching.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Grand Rapids, Michigan

On average, 1,226 students graduate from teaching programs in this municipality per year. This accounts for 17% of teaching students who schools in the state of Michigan graduate. More specifically, 11 students graduated with teaching certificates, 94 with an associate's level degree, 759 with a bachelor's level degree, 270 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Grand Rapids, Michigan

  • Certificate 2006: 18
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 10
  • Certificate 2009: 17
  • Certificate 2010: 11
  • Associate 2006: 103
  • Associate 2007: 107
  • Associate 2008: 85
  • Associate 2009: 85
  • Associate 2010: 94
  • Bachelor 2006: 1315
  • Bachelor 2007: 1171
  • Bachelor 2008: 975
  • Bachelor 2009: 788
  • Bachelor 2010: 759
  • Master 2006: 255
  • Master 2007: 235
  • Master 2008: 243
  • Master 2009: 212
  • Master 2010: 270
  • Doctorate 2006: 1
  • Doctorate 2007: 4
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 3

Teaching Program Availability in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Grand Rapids schools offer a total of 97 programs in teaching. Of these programs, 72.2% 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.

Teaching Program Availability in Grand Rapids, Michigan

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 70
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 1

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  • Total Employed 2006: 60
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  • Employed in Grand Rapids: 0.988% (115)

Teaching Schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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1. Calvin College

3201 Burton SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 526-6000

Calvin College offers 13 programs in teaching. More specifically, it offers 12 bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students and one degree at the master's level in teaching. Calvin, which is just 39.6 miles from Muskegon, is within commuting distance of central Grand Rapids. Overall, 3,991 students pursue degrees in 69 programs at Calvin.

2. The University of Phoenix - West Michigan

318 River Ridge Dr NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49544-1683
(616) 647-5100

The University of Phoenix-West Michigan is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Grand Rapids, Michigan. It is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects such as forensic accounting and healthcare. Students are offered 32 degrees at the bachelors level and three masters level degrees by this school. In 2010, 717 students sought degrees from the 34 programs at this very small school. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

3. Kuyper College

3333 East Beltline N.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49525-9781
(616) 222-3000

Founded in 1939, Kuyper College is a 4-year institution. It is located in the suburbs of Grand Rapids, Michigan. This school offers subjects such as business, theology, and teaching. It offers students two certificates, five associates level degrees, and 21 bachelors level degrees. 344 students pursued degrees from the 25 programs at this school in 2010. Kuyper is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

4. Aquinas College

1607 Robinson Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799
(616) 632-8900

Aquinas College, which is 6.2 miles from Kentwood, is within commuting distance of central Grand Rapids. This school offers six teaching programs. Students are offered six bachelor's level degrees in teaching by it. 2,186 students pursue degrees in 53 programs at Aquinas, overall.

5. Cornerstone University

1001 E Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525-5897
(616) 949-5300

Cornerstone University, which is 8.1 miles from neighboring Kentwood, is 4.1 miles from Grand Rapids, MI. Cornerstone offers eight teaching programs. Cornerstone offers students eight bachelor's level teaching degrees. 2,852 students pursue degrees in 55 Cornerstone University programs, overall.

6. Grand Rapids Community College

143 Bostwick Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3295
(616) 234-4722

Grand Rapids Community College, which is 46.8 miles from Kalamazoo, is within commuting distance of central Grand Rapids. It offers five programs in teaching. It offers five associate's level degrees in teaching to students. It is a public 2-year institution and it is one out of six Grand Rapids institutions offering teaching.