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Elementary Education Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

There are 35 schools around Philadelphia, PA offering elementary education programs. In 2010, 2,155 students graduated with degrees from Philadelphia elementary education schools. 1,523 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 535 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

2,195 students graduate from programs in Philadelphia in elementary education, on average, each year. This accounts for approximately 31% of elementary education students who Pennsylvania schools graduate. Specifically, 27 students graduated with certificates in elementary education, 70 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,523 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 535 with a degree at the master's level.

35 elementary education schools are located in Philadelphia. Of these, while 23 schools are private, 12 schools are public. While tuition at a private elementary education school varies from $9,290 to $40,514, tuition at a public elementary education school varies from $7,680 to $13,293.

Average tuition for elementary education programs is $24,969. The lowest tuition in Philadelphia, which is $7,680 every year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, while the highest tuition for elementary education programs, which is $40,514 per year, is at the University of Pennsylvania.

Elementary education schools in Philadelphia offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Elementary Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2,195 students graduate from programs in Philadelphia in elementary education, on average, each year. This accounts for approximately 31% of elementary education students who Pennsylvania schools graduate. Specifically, 27 students graduated with certificates in elementary education, 70 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,523 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 535 with a degree at the master's level.

Elementary Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 11
  • Certificate 2007: 6
  • Certificate 2008: 9
  • Certificate 2009: 18
  • Certificate 2010: 27
  • Associate 2006: 33
  • Associate 2007: 46
  • Associate 2008: 56
  • Associate 2009: 82
  • Associate 2010: 70
  • Bachelor 2006: 1625
  • Bachelor 2007: 1619
  • Bachelor 2008: 1533
  • Bachelor 2009: 1398
  • Bachelor 2010: 1523
  • Master 2006: 796
  • Master 2007: 651
  • Master 2008: 637
  • Master 2009: 561
  • Master 2010: 535

Elementary Education Program Availability in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia schools offer a total of 50 elementary education programs. Of these programs, close to 54% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Elementary Education Program Availability in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 6
  • Bachelor: 27
  • Master: 15

Career Trends

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32180
  • 25th Percentile: 40250
  • Median: 51920
  • 75th Percentile: 67670
  • 90th Percentile: 88460

Career Trends

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47540
  • Median Salary 2007: 46710
  • Median Salary 2008: 49220
  • Median Salary 2009: 49700
  • Median Salary 2010: 51920
  • Total Employed 2006: 23170
  • Total Employed 2007: 24060
  • Total Employed 2008: 24180
  • Total Employed 2009: 19750
  • Total Employed 2010: 17690

Philadelphia vs Pennsylvania Elementary Education Employment

Philadelphia vs Pennsylvania Elementary Education Employment

  • Employed in Philadelphia: 29.124% (17690)

Elementary Education Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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1. Saint Joseph's University

5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395
(610) 660-1000

Saint Joseph's University, which is 12.0 miles from neighboring Chester, is near Philadelphia, PA. It offers two programs in elementary education. More specifically, this school offers students one bachelor's level elementary education degree and one elementary education degree at the master's level. It is a 4-year institution and SJU is one out of six institutions in Philadelphia offering elementary education.

2. Chestnut Hill College

9601 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118-2693
(215) 248-7000

Chestnut Hill College, which is located 28.9 miles from Wilmington, is located within commuting distance of central Philadelphia. This school offers two programs in elementary education. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in elementary education by it and one elementary education degree at the master's level. This school is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of six institutions in Philadelphia, PA offering elementary education.

3. Drexel University

3141 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 895-2000

Drexel University, which is located just 47.3 miles from Reading, is located just a short commute away from within Philadelphia and DU offers one program in elementary education. It is one of 5 institutions with a medical school in Philadelphia.

4. Temple University

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
(215) 204-7000

Temple University, which is located 27.4 miles from neighboring Trenton, is located within commuting distance of central Philadelphia. It offers two elementary education programs. Out of those, this big university offers students one bachelor's level degree in elementary education and one elementary education degree at the master's level. Overall, 37,367 students seek degrees in 323 programs at Temple.

5. Holy Family University

9801 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19114-2009
(215) 637-7700

Holy Family University offers two elementary education programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level elementary education degree by it and one master's level elementary education degree. HF, which is located 40.9 miles from neighboring New Brunswick, is located just a short commute away from within Philadelphia. Holy Family is a 4-year institution and Holy Family is one out of six Philadelphia institutions offering elementary education.

6. The University of Pennsylvania

1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303
(215) 898-5000

The University of Pennsylvania, which is located 48.1 miles from Allentown, is located just a short commute away from within Philadelphia. UPenn offers two elementary education programs. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level elementary education degree to students and one elementary education degree at the master's level. 25,007 students seek degrees in 326 programs at this research university, overall.