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Teaching Schools in Chester, Pennsylvania

There are 53 schools conveniently located near Chester, PA offering teaching programs. 5,353 students graduated from programs at Chester teaching schools in 2010. 2,964 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 1,750 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 5,331 students graduate from programs in this city in teaching each year. This accounts for one-third of the teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Of those, 135 students graduated with teaching certificates, 499 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,964 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,750 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a doctorate level degree.

53 teaching schools are in Chester. Out of these, while 22 schools are public, 31 schools are private. Tuition at a private teaching school varies from $9,290 to $40,514, while tuition at a public teaching school varies from $6,731 to $13,293.

Average tuition for programs in teaching is $23,440. While the lowest tuition in Chester, which is $6,731 each year, is at Delaware State University, the highest tuition for programs in teaching, which is $40,514 every year, is at the University of Pennsylvania.

Chester teaching schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chester, Pennsylvania

On average, 5,331 students graduate from programs in this city in teaching each year. This accounts for one-third of the teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Of those, 135 students graduated with teaching certificates, 499 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,964 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,750 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chester, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 360
  • Certificate 2007: 227
  • Certificate 2008: 274
  • Certificate 2009: 189
  • Certificate 2010: 135
  • Associate 2006: 435
  • Associate 2007: 399
  • Associate 2008: 434
  • Associate 2009: 444
  • Associate 2010: 499
  • Bachelor 2006: 2886
  • Bachelor 2007: 2930
  • Bachelor 2008: 2831
  • Bachelor 2009: 2868
  • Bachelor 2010: 2964
  • Master 2006: 1801
  • Master 2007: 1736
  • Master 2008: 1757
  • Master 2009: 1820
  • Master 2010: 1750
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 10
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 13
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Teaching Program Availability in Chester, Pennsylvania

Schools in Chester offer a total of 334 teaching programs. Of these programs, approximately 46.4% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Teaching Program Availability in Chester, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 22
  • Associate: 38
  • Bachelor: 155
  • Master: 115
  • Doctorate: 4

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50950
  • 25th Percentile: 71900
  • Median: 106150
  • 75th Percentile: 131780
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49160
  • 25th Percentile: 61440
  • Median: 82560
  • 75th Percentile: 107030
  • 90th Percentile: 129170

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36400
  • 25th Percentile: 47620
  • Median: 65740
  • 75th Percentile: 88830
  • 90th Percentile: 132370

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42450
  • 25th Percentile: 52570
  • Median: 67960
  • 75th Percentile: 91960
  • 90th Percentile: 119470

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50360
  • 25th Percentile: 58740
  • Median: 89870
  • 75th Percentile: 118890
  • 90th Percentile: 152140

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51740
  • 25th Percentile: 70850
  • Median: 90830
  • 75th Percentile: 112260
  • 90th Percentile: 142690

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49020
  • 25th Percentile: 62870
  • Median: 84150
  • 75th Percentile: 118670
  • 90th Percentile: 157580

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48540
  • 25th Percentile: 62690
  • Median: 93150
  • 75th Percentile: 133430
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46000
  • 25th Percentile: 67800
  • Median: 89470
  • 75th Percentile: 133900
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43130
  • 25th Percentile: 58860
  • Median: 84410
  • 75th Percentile: 119070
  • 90th Percentile: 143100

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49420
  • 25th Percentile: 63170
  • Median: 86960
  • 75th Percentile: 124040
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44440
  • 25th Percentile: 55340
  • Median: 69530
  • 75th Percentile: 93840
  • 90th Percentile: 144870

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35140
  • 25th Percentile: 49410
  • Median: 78590
  • 75th Percentile: 110040
  • 90th Percentile: 146510

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60170
  • 25th Percentile: 74690
  • Median: 118450
  • 75th Percentile: 146010
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42620
  • 25th Percentile: 59120
  • Median: 85400
  • 75th Percentile: 131000
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47690
  • 25th Percentile: 72510
  • Median: 94460
  • 75th Percentile: 121010
  • 90th Percentile: 139290

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52740
  • 25th Percentile: 66430
  • Median: 100260
  • 75th Percentile: 145320
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45860
  • 25th Percentile: 55230
  • Median: 70850
  • 75th Percentile: 94910
  • 90th Percentile: 132040

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41040
  • 25th Percentile: 52630
  • Median: 69780
  • 75th Percentile: 91930
  • 90th Percentile: 116740

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67570
  • Median Salary 2007: 98470
  • Median Salary 2008: 109880
  • Median Salary 2009: 111960
  • Median Salary 2010: 118450
  • Total Employed 2006: 810
  • Total Employed 2007: 840
  • Total Employed 2008: 710
  • Total Employed 2009: 630
  • Total Employed 2010: 830

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63650
  • Median Salary 2007: 67510
  • Median Salary 2008: 79830
  • Median Salary 2009: 80830
  • Median Salary 2010: 82560
  • Total Employed 2006: 135
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57260
  • Median Salary 2007: 73870
  • Median Salary 2008: 67730
  • Median Salary 2009: 62620
  • Median Salary 2010: 65740
  • Total Employed 2006: 620
  • Total Employed 2007: 480
  • Total Employed 2008: 530
  • Total Employed 2009: 540
  • Total Employed 2010: 590

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58770
  • Median Salary 2007: 64610
  • Median Salary 2008: 64780
  • Median Salary 2009: 65310
  • Median Salary 2010: 67960
  • Total Employed 2006: 830
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 730
  • Total Employed 2009: 810
  • Total Employed 2010: 940

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68250
  • Median Salary 2007: 77100
  • Median Salary 2008: 86300
  • Median Salary 2009: 89810
  • Median Salary 2010: 89870
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70120
  • Median Salary 2007: 67320
  • Median Salary 2008: 72190
  • Median Salary 2009: 79190
  • Median Salary 2010: 78590
  • Total Employed 2006: 1750
  • Total Employed 2007: 1460
  • Total Employed 2008: 1200
  • Total Employed 2009: 1280
  • Total Employed 2010: 1380

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87080
  • Median Salary 2007: 90930
  • Median Salary 2008: 86215
  • Median Salary 2009: 89485
  • Median Salary 2010: 90830
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 315
  • Total Employed 2008: 295
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63020
  • Median Salary 2007: 76140
  • Median Salary 2008: 87200
  • Median Salary 2009: 85670
  • Median Salary 2010: 84150
  • Total Employed 2006: 400
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62730
  • Median Salary 2007: 74240
  • Median Salary 2008: 79260
  • Median Salary 2009: 85410
  • Median Salary 2010: 86960
  • Total Employed 2006: 1710
  • Total Employed 2007: 1040
  • Total Employed 2008: 1270
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 1450

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75000
  • Median Salary 2007: 86380
  • Median Salary 2008: 97760
  • Median Salary 2009: 93860
  • Median Salary 2010: 93150
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77965
  • Median Salary 2007: 78050
  • Median Salary 2008: 91710
  • Median Salary 2009: 105370
  • Median Salary 2010: 106150
  • Total Employed 2006: 145
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64030
  • Median Salary 2007: 63750
  • Median Salary 2008: 72410
  • Median Salary 2009: 68700
  • Median Salary 2010: 69780
  • Total Employed 2006: 860
  • Total Employed 2007: 500
  • Total Employed 2008: 490
  • Total Employed 2009: 660
  • Total Employed 2010: 730

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63570
  • Median Salary 2007: 66060
  • Median Salary 2008: 80580
  • Median Salary 2009: 89940
  • Median Salary 2010: 84410
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55630
  • Median Salary 2007: 58670
  • Median Salary 2008: 66020
  • Median Salary 2009: 66100
  • Median Salary 2010: 69530
  • Total Employed 2006: 590
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 340
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 460

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64930
  • Median Salary 2007: 73430
  • Median Salary 2008: 82640
  • Median Salary 2009: 91850
  • Median Salary 2010: 85400
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 360
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 280

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65920
  • Median Salary 2007: 71810
  • Median Salary 2008: 78670
  • Median Salary 2009: 85530
  • Median Salary 2010: 89470
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68400
  • Median Salary 2007: 63590
  • Median Salary 2008: 79700
  • Median Salary 2009: 88950
  • Median Salary 2010: 100260
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59140
  • Median Salary 2007: 65100
  • Median Salary 2008: 71790
  • Median Salary 2009: 69060
  • Median Salary 2010: 70850
  • Total Employed 2006: 610
  • Total Employed 2007: 360
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 89800
  • Median Salary 2007: 88910
  • Median Salary 2008: 86610
  • Median Salary 2009: 90535
  • Median Salary 2010: 94460
  • Total Employed 2006: 95
  • Total Employed 2007: 95
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Chester vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

Chester vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Chester: 34.851% (9030)

Teaching Schools in Chester, Pennsylvania

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1. Widener University - Main

One University Place
Chester, PA 19013-5792
(610) 499-4000

Widener University-Main, which is located 33.0 miles from neighboring Vineland, is 3.0 miles from Chester, PA. It offers five programs in teaching. Specifically, Widener offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in teaching and four master's level degrees in teaching. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of four institutions in this municipality offering teaching.