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ESL Schools in Pennsylvania

There are 14 Pennsylvania schools offering ESL programs. In 2010, 868 students graduated from programs at Pennsylvania ESL schools. 789 of all these students graduated with certificates and 78 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 831 students graduate from ESL programs in this state each year. This accounts for around 17% of ESL students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 789 students graduated with ESL certificates, one with a bachelor's level degree, and 78 with a master's level degree.

14 ESL schools are located in this state. And out of these, while six schools are public, eight schools are private. While tuition at a public ESL school varies from $7,680 to $15,250, private ESL school tuition varies from $26,644 to $40,514.

Average tuition for programs in ESL is $23,382. While the highest tuition for ESL programs, which is $40,514 every year, is at the University of Pennsylvania, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,680 per year, is at the West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

Schools in this state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in ESL.

ESL Program Completions in Pennsylvania 2006 - 2010

On average, 831 students graduate from ESL programs in this state each year. This accounts for around 17% of ESL students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 789 students graduated with ESL certificates, one with a bachelor's level degree, and 78 with a master's level degree.

ESL Program Completions in Pennsylvania 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 678
  • Certificate 2007: 549
  • Certificate 2008: 614
  • Certificate 2009: 398
  • Certificate 2010: 789
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 0
  • Bachelor 2009: 0
  • Bachelor 2010: 1
  • Master 2006: 89
  • Master 2007: 198
  • Master 2008: 180
  • Master 2009: 95
  • Master 2010: 78

ESL Program Availability in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania schools offer a total of 15 programs in ESL. Of these programs, around 53.3% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

ESL Program Availability in Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 6
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 8

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors — Salary by Percentile

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25870
  • 25th Percentile: 32980
  • Median: 42520
  • 75th Percentile: 53530
  • 90th Percentile: 65560

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40820
  • 25th Percentile: 50850
  • Median: 63980
  • 75th Percentile: 82530
  • 90th Percentile: 106460

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors — Employment Trend

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41330
  • Median Salary 2007: 41280
  • Median Salary 2008: 40870
  • Median Salary 2009: 40860
  • Median Salary 2010: 42520
  • Total Employed 2006: 2160
  • Total Employed 2007: 2480
  • Total Employed 2008: 2550
  • Total Employed 2009: 2770
  • Total Employed 2010: 2260

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57200
  • Median Salary 2007: 56360
  • Median Salary 2008: 59670
  • Median Salary 2009: 61600
  • Median Salary 2010: 63980
  • Total Employed 2006: 3150
  • Total Employed 2007: 3010
  • Total Employed 2008: 3320
  • Total Employed 2009: 3830
  • Total Employed 2010: 4480

Pennsylvania vs National ESL Employment

Pennsylvania vs National ESL Employment

  • Employed in Pennsylvania: 4.870% (6740)

ESL Schools in Pennsylvania

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1. The DPT Business School

11000 Roosevelt Blvd Ste 200
Philadelphia, PA 19116-9695
(215) 673-2275

The DPT Business School is located near Philadelphia, PA and it offers one program in ESL. This school is one of 106 vocational schools in Pennsylvania. In terms of programs, this vocational school is the largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL.

2. The University of Scranton

800 Linden Street
Scranton, PA 18510-4629
(570) 941-7400

The University of Scranton offers one ESL program and Scranton is in the center of Scranton. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL.

3. Juniata College

1700 Moore St
Huntingdon, PA 16652-2196
(814) 641-3000

Juniata College offers one program in ESL and it is located in Huntingdon, PA. Overall, 1,593 students pursue degrees in 65 Juniata College programs. It is the largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL in terms of programs.

4. Albright College

1621 N. 13th St.
Reading, PA 19612-5234
(610) 921-2381

Albright College offers one program in ESL and this school, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Reading, PA. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. This school is the largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL in terms of programs.

5. The West Chester University of Pennsylvania

University Avenue and High Street
West Chester, PA 19383
(610) 436-1000

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania is in the suburbs of West Chester, Pennsylvania. It offers two ESL programs. Out of those, students are offered one ESL certificate by it and one master's level degree in ESL. Overall, 14,490 students pursue degrees in 100 programs at this school. WCU is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL programs.

6. La Salle University

1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199
(215) 951-1000

La Salle University offers one program in ESL and La Salle, which is 6.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Philadelphia, PA. 6,636 students seek degrees in 104 programs at La Salle, overall. La Salle is the sixth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL.

7. Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Harrisburg

777 W Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057-4846
(717) 948-6452

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg is in the suburbs of Middletown, Pennsylvania and this school offers one program in ESL. This school is one of 88 public post-secondary institutions in Pennsylvania. Penn State Harrisburg is the fifth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL in terms of programs.

8. Gannon University

109 W Sixth St
Erie, PA 16541-0001
(814) 871-7000

Gannon University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1925. This school is located in the center of Erie. This mid-sized school offers subjects such as physical therapy, computer science, and counseling. It offers 19 certificates, eight degrees at the associates level, 51 degrees at the bachelors level, 25 masters level degrees, and two doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 4,219 students sought degrees from the 83 programs at Gannon. This school is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. This school is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

9. Pennsylvania State University - Main

201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802-1589
(814) 865-4700

Pennsylvania State University-Main, which is near the center of the city, is in University Park, PA and it offers one program in ESL. PSU is one of 10 research universities in Pennsylvania. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL programs.

10. Lehigh Carbon Community College

4525 Education Park Dr
Schnecksville, PA 18078-2598
(610) 799-2121

Lehigh Carbon Community College offers one ESL program and this college, which is very close to Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, is located in a rural setting. This college is one of 20 community colleges in Pennsylvania. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL in terms of programs.

11. Temple University

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

Temple University offers one ESL program and Temple, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Philadelphia, PA. This big university is a public, 4-year, research institution. Temple is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL programs.

12. Duquesne University

Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
(412) 396-6000

Duquesne University is located in the center of Pittsburgh and Duquesne offers one ESL program. 10,161 students seek degrees in 206 DU programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL.

13. Holy Family University

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

Founded in 1954, Holy Family University is a 4-year institution. HF is near Philadelphia, PA. This school offers students one associates level degree, 47 bachelors level degrees, and 19 degrees at the masters level. 3,270 students sought degrees from the 59 programs at this school in 2010. HF offers subjects including early childhood education and fire science. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it.

14. King's College

133 N River St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711-0801
(570) 208-5900

King's College is located in the suburbs of Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania and it offers one ESL program. 2,725 students pursue degrees in 56 programs at this school, overall. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL in terms of programs.

15. The University of Pennsylvania

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

The University of Pennsylvania, which is 1.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Philadelphia, PA and this university offers one program in ESL. Overall, 25,007 students seek degrees in 326 Penn programs. UPenn is the third biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering ESL.

16. The University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
(412) 624-4141

The University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh is near the center of the city and it offers one ESL program. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Pennsylvania.