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Early Childhood Education Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

There are 20 schools located around Allentown, PA offering early childhood education programs. 534 students graduated from programs at Allentown early childhood education schools in 2010. 253 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 213 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 451 students graduate from early childhood education programs in Allentown every year. This accounts for close to 55% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from early childhood education programs. Of those, 25 students graduated with certificates in early childhood education, 213 with an associate's level degree, 253 with a bachelor's level degree, and 43 with a degree at the master's level.

20 early childhood education schools are in Allentown. And out of these, while eight schools are private, 12 schools are public. Public early childhood education school tuition varies from $7,680 to $13,293, while private early childhood education school tuition varies from $16,375 to $32,740.

Average tuition for programs in early childhood education is $20,060. The highest tuition for early childhood education programs, which is $32,740 per year, is at Albright College, while the lowest tuition in Allentown, which is $7,680 every year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.

Allentown schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing early childhood education.

Early Childhood Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

On average, 451 students graduate from early childhood education programs in Allentown every year. This accounts for close to 55% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from early childhood education programs. Of those, 25 students graduated with certificates in early childhood education, 213 with an associate's level degree, 253 with a bachelor's level degree, and 43 with a degree at the master's level.

Early Childhood Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 42
  • Certificate 2007: 21
  • Certificate 2008: 27
  • Certificate 2009: 49
  • Certificate 2010: 25
  • Associate 2006: 89
  • Associate 2007: 131
  • Associate 2008: 151
  • Associate 2009: 180
  • Associate 2010: 213
  • Bachelor 2006: 196
  • Bachelor 2007: 172
  • Bachelor 2008: 183
  • Bachelor 2009: 221
  • Bachelor 2010: 253
  • Master 2006: 2
  • Master 2007: 8
  • Master 2008: 8
  • Master 2009: 25
  • Master 2010: 43

Early Childhood Education Program Availability in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Allentown schools offer a total of 31 programs in early childhood education. Of these programs, 35.5% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Early Childhood Education Program Availability in Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 11
  • Master: 4

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16380
  • 25th Percentile: 17880
  • Median: 20280
  • 75th Percentile: 23620
  • 90th Percentile: 28820

Childcare Workers — Salary by Percentile

Childcare Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15820
  • 25th Percentile: 16620
  • Median: 18650
  • 75th Percentile: 22540
  • 90th Percentile: 27850

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27480
  • 25th Percentile: 38150
  • Median: 53070
  • 75th Percentile: 64970
  • 90th Percentile: 75680

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 40000
  • 25th Percentile: 46150
  • Median: 55200
  • 75th Percentile: 70360
  • 90th Percentile: 82440

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21590
  • Median Salary 2007: 22640
  • Median Salary 2008: 20790
  • Median Salary 2009: 20520
  • Median Salary 2010: 20280
  • Total Employed 2006: 1280
  • Total Employed 2007: 1030
  • Total Employed 2008: 1020
  • Total Employed 2009: 1070
  • Total Employed 2010: 890

Childcare Workers — Employment Trend

Childcare Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 16260
  • Median Salary 2007: 17090
  • Median Salary 2008: 17570
  • Median Salary 2009: 18330
  • Median Salary 2010: 18650
  • Total Employed 2006: 1930
  • Total Employed 2007: 2150
  • Total Employed 2008: 2230
  • Total Employed 2009: 2460
  • Total Employed 2010: 2740

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46000
  • Median Salary 2007: 47650
  • Median Salary 2008: 52640
  • Median Salary 2009: 52120
  • Median Salary 2010: 53070
  • Total Employed 2006: 890
  • Total Employed 2007: 530
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 350

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49700
  • Median Salary 2007: 50450
  • Median Salary 2008: 50850
  • Median Salary 2009: 52940
  • Median Salary 2010: 55200
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 410
  • Total Employed 2008: 800
  • Total Employed 2009: 760
  • Total Employed 2010: 750

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Early Childhood Education Employment

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Early Childhood Education Employment

  • Employed in Allentown: 7.822% (4730)

Early Childhood Education Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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1. Cedar Crest College

100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
(610) 606-4666

Cedar Crest College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1867. This school, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Allentown, PA. This liberal arts college offers students 15 certificates, 62 degrees at the bachelors level, and four degrees at the masters level. 1,666 students sought degrees from the 71 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects including biomedical engineering and political science. Cedar Crest is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.