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Teaching Schools in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

There are 16 schools located by Wilkes-Barre, PA offering teaching programs. 1,522 students graduated from programs at Wilkes-Barre teaching schools in 2010. 812 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 589 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,488 students graduate from programs in this city in teaching, on average, each year. This accounts for around 16% of teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Specifically, 35 students graduated with teaching certificates, 86 with a degree at the associate's level, 589 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 812 with a degree at the master's level.

16 teaching schools are in Wilkes-Barre. And out of these, six schools are public, while ten schools are private. While private teaching school tuition varies from $17,340 to $34,536, tuition at a public teaching school varies from $7,456 to $12,626.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $23,356. While the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $34,536 per year, is at the University of Scranton, the lowest tuition in Wilkes-Barre, which is $7,456 per year, is at the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Schools in Wilkes-Barre offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for teaching students.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

1,488 students graduate from programs in this city in teaching, on average, each year. This accounts for around 16% of teaching students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate. Specifically, 35 students graduated with teaching certificates, 86 with a degree at the associate's level, 589 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 812 with a degree at the master's level.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 40
  • Certificate 2007: 31
  • Certificate 2008: 35
  • Certificate 2009: 48
  • Certificate 2010: 35
  • Associate 2006: 50
  • Associate 2007: 81
  • Associate 2008: 74
  • Associate 2009: 104
  • Associate 2010: 86
  • Bachelor 2006: 776
  • Bachelor 2007: 828
  • Bachelor 2008: 667
  • Bachelor 2009: 623
  • Bachelor 2010: 589
  • Master 2006: 634
  • Master 2007: 677
  • Master 2008: 679
  • Master 2009: 730
  • Master 2010: 812

Teaching Program Availability in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Schools in Wilkes-Barre offer a total of 89 programs in teaching. Of these programs, around 47.2% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Teaching Program Availability in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 15
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 42
  • Master: 24

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42260
  • 25th Percentile: 64300
  • Median: 76470
  • 75th Percentile: 90040
  • 90th Percentile: 106620

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42320
  • 25th Percentile: 52290
  • Median: 68490
  • 75th Percentile: 85330
  • 90th Percentile: 113770

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32920
  • 25th Percentile: 37340
  • Median: 52360
  • 75th Percentile: 75230
  • 90th Percentile: 92110

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47070
  • 25th Percentile: 55100
  • Median: 68470
  • 75th Percentile: 87080
  • 90th Percentile: 108500

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 57630
  • 25th Percentile: 67230
  • Median: 80250
  • 75th Percentile: 92670
  • 90th Percentile: 119090

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35910
  • 25th Percentile: 51680
  • Median: 60500
  • 75th Percentile: 77370
  • 90th Percentile: 97090

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32670
  • 25th Percentile: 36550
  • Median: 58130
  • 75th Percentile: 81910
  • 90th Percentile: 104370

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33170
  • 25th Percentile: 38240
  • Median: 49940
  • 75th Percentile: 74570
  • 90th Percentile: 91260

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50790
  • 25th Percentile: 61120
  • Median: 71660
  • 75th Percentile: 90370
  • 90th Percentile: 145270

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43050
  • 25th Percentile: 52770
  • Median: 62760
  • 75th Percentile: 76260
  • 90th Percentile: 96150

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

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

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 71610
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46970
  • 25th Percentile: 57010
  • Median: 68660
  • 75th Percentile: 83810
  • 90th Percentile: 110950

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64550
  • Median Salary 2007: 66940
  • Median Salary 2008: 69290
  • Median Salary 2009: 69960
  • Median Salary 2010: 76470
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45830
  • Median Salary 2007: 54610
  • Median Salary 2008: 63730
  • Median Salary 2009: 63670
  • Median Salary 2010: 68490
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49950
  • Median Salary 2007: 52550
  • Median Salary 2008: 56900
  • Median Salary 2009: 49370
  • Median Salary 2010: 52360
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64370
  • Median Salary 2007: 54090
  • Median Salary 2008: 50400
  • Median Salary 2009: 58770
  • Median Salary 2010: 60500
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47340
  • Median Salary 2007: 48490
  • Median Salary 2008: 53100
  • Median Salary 2009: 48350
  • Median Salary 2010: 49940
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60880
  • Median Salary 2007: 63270
  • Median Salary 2008: 71200
  • Median Salary 2009: 79130
  • Median Salary 2010: 80250
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53800
  • Median Salary 2007: 53920
  • Median Salary 2008: 59170
  • Median Salary 2009: 64590
  • Median Salary 2010: 68470
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47740
  • Median Salary 2007: 57070
  • Median Salary 2008: 66610
  • Median Salary 2009: 51210
  • Median Salary 2010: 58130
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63870
  • Median Salary 2007: 65190
  • Median Salary 2008: 70970
  • Median Salary 2009: 67610
  • Median Salary 2010: 71660
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54430
  • Median Salary 2007: 50530
  • Median Salary 2008: 55060
  • Median Salary 2009: 60980
  • Median Salary 2010: 62760
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 59355
  • Median Salary 2007: 62270
  • Median Salary 2008: 64735
  • Median Salary 2009: 68460
  • Median Salary 2010: 71610
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 35

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56160
  • Median Salary 2007: 55890
  • Median Salary 2008: 60050
  • Median Salary 2009: 65540
  • Median Salary 2010: 68660
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Wilkes-Barre vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

Wilkes-Barre vs Pennsylvania Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Wilkes-Barre: 4.766% (1235)

Teaching Schools in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

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1. King's College

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

King's College offers four teaching programs. Out of those, it offers students one teaching certificate, two bachelor's level teaching degrees, and one master's level teaching degree. This school, which is located just 13.3 miles from Scranton, is within commuting distance of central Wilkes Barre. This school ranks first in terms of enrollment in Wilkes Barre, PA.