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Teaching Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

There are 52 schools located near Philadelphia, PA offering teaching programs. 5,315 students graduated with degrees from Philadelphia teaching schools in 2010. 2,937 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 1,761 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 5,256 students graduate from teaching programs in Philadelphia each year. This accounts for about 34% of teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Of those, 138 students graduated with certificates in teaching, 474 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,937 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,761 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

52 teaching schools are located in Philadelphia. Out of these, while 19 schools are public, 33 schools are private. While tuition at a public teaching school varies from $7,680 to $13,293, private teaching school tuition varies from $9,290 to $40,514.

Average tuition for programs in teaching is $25,119. The highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $40,514 per year, is at the University of Pennsylvania, while the lowest tuition in Philadelphia, which is $7,680 each year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.

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

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

On average, 5,256 students graduate from teaching programs in Philadelphia each year. This accounts for about 34% of teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Of those, 138 students graduated with certificates in teaching, 474 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,937 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,761 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 265
  • Certificate 2007: 145
  • Certificate 2008: 190
  • Certificate 2009: 142
  • Certificate 2010: 138
  • Associate 2006: 409
  • Associate 2007: 391
  • Associate 2008: 424
  • Associate 2009: 425
  • Associate 2010: 474
  • Bachelor 2006: 2858
  • Bachelor 2007: 2893
  • Bachelor 2008: 2798
  • Bachelor 2009: 2819
  • Bachelor 2010: 2937
  • Master 2006: 1840
  • Master 2007: 1756
  • Master 2008: 1772
  • Master 2009: 1857
  • Master 2010: 1761
  • Doctorate 2006: 9
  • Doctorate 2007: 10
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 13
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Teaching Program Availability in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Schools in Philadelphia offer a total of 315 programs in teaching. Of these programs, close to 45.1% 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 25
  • Associate: 34
  • Bachelor: 142
  • Master: 110
  • 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

Philadelphia vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

Philadelphia vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Philadelphia: 34.851% (9030)

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1. The Moore College of Art and Design

20th and the Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1179
(215) 568-4515

The Moore College of Art and Design offers three teaching programs. More specifically, Moore offers one certificate in teaching to students, one bachelor's level degree in teaching, and one degree at the master's level in teaching. Moore, which is 48.2 miles from Allentown, is near Philadelphia, PA.

2. The Community College of Philadelphia

1700 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991
(215) 751-8000

The Community College of Philadelphia, which is located 12.8 miles from Chester, is 0.7 miles from Philadelphia, PA and this college offers one teaching program. 19,503 students seek degrees in 65 programs at this community college, overall.

3. Saint Joseph's University

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

Saint Joseph's University offers nine programs in teaching. Of those, Saint Joseph's offers students one teaching certificate, three teaching degrees at the bachelor's level, and five master's level teaching degrees. Saint Joseph's, which is just 44.3 miles from Allentown, is 4.9 miles from Philadelphia, PA.

4. La Salle University

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

La Salle University, which is 45.8 miles from Reading, is 6.0 miles from Philadelphia, PA. This school offers four programs in teaching. Of those, it offers two certificates in teaching to students, one teaching degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level teaching degree. 6,636 students seek degrees in 104 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

5. Chestnut Hill College

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

Chestnut Hill College, which is located just 28.9 miles from neighboring Wilmington, is near Philadelphia, PA. CHC offers seven teaching programs. Out of those, it offers four degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching to students and three master's level degrees in teaching.

6. The University of Arts

320 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102-4901
(215) 717-6000

The University of Arts offers three programs in teaching. Out of those, UArts offers one degree at the bachelor's level in teaching to students and two teaching degrees at the master's level. This specialized college, which is located just 2.8 miles from neighboring Camden, is located within commuting distance of central Philadelphia. It is one of 5 art colleges in Philadelphia.

7. Drexel University

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

Drexel University, which is located 24.0 miles from neighboring Wilmington, is 1.2 miles from Philadelphia, PA. This university offers four teaching programs. Out of those, it offers two degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching to students and two degrees at the master's level in teaching. Overall, 23,637 students seek degrees in 167 programs at this university.

8. Temple University

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

Temple University is near the heart of downtown Philadelphia. It offers 26 programs in teaching. More specifically, this research university offers students ten degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, 13 master's level teaching degrees, and three degrees at the doctorate level in teaching. It is the biggest institution offering teaching programs in Philadelphia, PA.

9. Holy Family University

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

Holy Family University, which is just 17.0 miles from Trenton, is located within commuting distance of central Philadelphia. It offers 18 programs in teaching. More specifically, students are offered 14 bachelor's level degrees in teaching by it and four teaching degrees at the master's level.

10. The University of Pennsylvania

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

The University of Pennsylvania, which is 30.1 miles from Trenton, is within commuting distance of central Philadelphia. It offers 12 programs in teaching. Specifically, Penn offers two certificates in teaching to students, one teaching degree at the bachelor's level, eight degrees at the master's level in teaching, and one degree at the doctorate level in teaching. It is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution and this university is one out of 63 Philadelphia institutions offering teaching.