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Teaching Schools in Rhode Island

There are nine schools in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching programs. In 2010, 583 students graduated with degrees from Rhode Island teaching schools. 363 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 147 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

628 students graduate from teaching programs in Rhode Island, on average, each year. Out of those, 47 students graduated with teaching certificates, 26 with an associate's level degree, 363 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 147 with a degree at the master's level.

Nine teaching schools are in this state. And out of these, three schools are public, while six schools are private. While tuition at a public teaching school varies from $6,986 to $10,476, tuition at a private teaching school varies from $29,718 to $40,820.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $25,250. The lowest tuition in this eastern state, which is $6,986 each year, is at Rhode Island College, while the highest tuition for programs in teaching, which is $40,820 every year, is at Brown University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing teaching.

Teaching Program Completions in Rhode Island 2006 - 2010

628 students graduate from teaching programs in Rhode Island, on average, each year. Out of those, 47 students graduated with teaching certificates, 26 with an associate's level degree, 363 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 147 with a degree at the master's level.

Teaching Program Completions in Rhode Island 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 36
  • Certificate 2007: 57
  • Certificate 2008: 47
  • Certificate 2009: 38
  • Certificate 2010: 47
  • Associate 2006: 29
  • Associate 2007: 33
  • Associate 2008: 24
  • Associate 2009: 33
  • Associate 2010: 26
  • Bachelor 2006: 446
  • Bachelor 2007: 419
  • Bachelor 2008: 426
  • Bachelor 2009: 358
  • Bachelor 2010: 363
  • Master 2006: 206
  • Master 2007: 177
  • Master 2008: 176
  • Master 2009: 159
  • Master 2010: 147

Teaching Program Availability in Rhode Island

Schools in this state offer a total of 82 programs in teaching. Of these programs, approximately 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Teaching Program Availability in Rhode Island

  • Certificate: 15
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 41
  • Master: 25

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42820
  • 25th Percentile: 57290
  • Median: 83150
  • 75th Percentile: 120510
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53020
  • 25th Percentile: 63290
  • Median: 79220
  • 75th Percentile: 99600
  • 90th Percentile: 116620

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59780
  • 25th Percentile: 78830
  • Median: 103730
  • 75th Percentile: 132410
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58880
  • 25th Percentile: 80800
  • Median: 104090
  • 75th Percentile: 134360
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

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

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

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 111855
  • 75th Percentile:
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Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46870
  • 25th Percentile: 59190
  • Median: 72200
  • 75th Percentile: 94880
  • 90th Percentile: 110370

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45870
  • 25th Percentile: 57220
  • Median: 95760
  • 75th Percentile: 121350
  • 90th Percentile: 154850

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54400
  • 25th Percentile: 88850
  • Median: 114450
  • 75th Percentile: 162090
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 73445
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61470
  • 25th Percentile: 79970
  • Median: 104770
  • 75th Percentile: 137500
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46410
  • 25th Percentile: 62010
  • Median: 96870
  • 75th Percentile: 115670
  • 90th Percentile: 140970

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49280
  • 25th Percentile: 69260
  • Median: 97990
  • 75th Percentile: 131310
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 87000
  • 75th Percentile:
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Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

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

  • 10th Percentile: 48150
  • 25th Percentile: 68680
  • Median: 96430
  • 75th Percentile: 126420
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46270
  • 25th Percentile: 60270
  • Median: 84050
  • 75th Percentile: 108460
  • 90th Percentile: 134560

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43340
  • 25th Percentile: 54740
  • Median: 74220
  • 75th Percentile: 99010
  • 90th Percentile: 117110

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88740
  • Median Salary 2007: 91820
  • Median Salary 2008: 98045
  • Median Salary 2009: 104270
  • Median Salary 2010: 104090
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75800
  • Median Salary 2007: 78360
  • Median Salary 2008: 76590
  • Median Salary 2009: 74820
  • Median Salary 2010: 79220
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 105
  • Total Employed 2008: 115
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81820
  • Median Salary 2007: 84040
  • Median Salary 2008: 99660
  • Median Salary 2009: 99350
  • Median Salary 2010: 103730
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74560
  • Median Salary 2007: 76650
  • Median Salary 2008: 76940
  • Median Salary 2009: 85110
  • Median Salary 2010: 83150
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 260
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 101475
  • Median Salary 2007: 104325
  • Median Salary 2008: 106860
  • Median Salary 2009: 109330
  • Median Salary 2010: 111855
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83650
  • Median Salary 2007: 87940
  • Median Salary 2008: 90970
  • Median Salary 2009: 95620
  • Median Salary 2010: 96870
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72790
  • Median Salary 2007: 75610
  • Median Salary 2008: 84675
  • Median Salary 2009: 93740
  • Median Salary 2010: 95760
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68420
  • Median Salary 2007: 68110
  • Median Salary 2008: 63960
  • Median Salary 2009: 70140
  • Median Salary 2010: 72200
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 90240
  • Median Salary 2007: 93080
  • Median Salary 2008: 109060
  • Median Salary 2009: 115500
  • Median Salary 2010: 114450
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59190
  • Median Salary 2007: 60850
  • Median Salary 2008: 62330
  • Median Salary 2009: 67660
  • Median Salary 2010: 73445
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74140
  • Median Salary 2007: 73100
  • Median Salary 2008: 81420
  • Median Salary 2009: 93160
  • Median Salary 2010: 104770
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81310
  • Median Salary 2007: 79150
  • Median Salary 2008: 86400
  • Median Salary 2009: 90860
  • Median Salary 2010: 97990
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77450
  • Median Salary 2007: 80640
  • Median Salary 2008: 82140
  • Median Salary 2009: 84040
  • Median Salary 2010: 87000
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 86460
  • Median Salary 2007: 88885
  • Median Salary 2008: 91045
  • Median Salary 2009: 93150
  • Median Salary 2010: 96430
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 95
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71950
  • Median Salary 2007: 71890
  • Median Salary 2008: 76405
  • Median Salary 2009: 80920
  • Median Salary 2010: 84050
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67130
  • Median Salary 2007: 71560
  • Median Salary 2008: 73440
  • Median Salary 2009: 78570
  • Median Salary 2010: 74220
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Rhode Island vs National Teaching Employment

Rhode Island vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Rhode Island: 0.417% (1800)

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1. Empire Beauty School - Providence

151 Broadway
Providence, RI 02903-3052
(570) 429-4321x2414

Empire Beauty School-Providence is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in teaching. Overall, 151 students seek degrees in six programs at this vocational school. In terms of programs, this vocational school is the third biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching.

2. Roger Williams University

One Old Ferry Rd
Bristol, RI 02809-2923
(401) 253-1040

Roger Williams University is located in the suburbs of Bristol, Rhode Island. It offers four teaching programs. More specifically, RWU offers one certificate in teaching to students, one teaching degree at the bachelor's level, and two teaching degrees at the master's level. 4,680 students seek degrees in 57 programs at Roger WIlliams, overall. RWU is the third biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching in terms of programs.

3. The Rhode Island School of Design

2 College St
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 454-6100

The Rhode Island School of Design offers one program in teaching and it is located in the center of Providence. It is the only art college in Rhode Island.

4. Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Avenue
Newport, RI 02840-4192
(401) 847-6650

Salve Regina University is in the suburbs of Newport, Rhode Island. It offers three teaching programs. It offers three bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students. This small school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, Salve Regina is the third largest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching.

5. Providence College

1 Cunningham Square
Providence, RI 02918-0001
(401) 865-1000

Providence College is 1.9 miles from the center of the city. Providence offers 24 programs in teaching. Of those, this school offers ten teaching certificates to students, 11 degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching, and three master's level degrees in teaching. It is one of 2 liberal arts colleges in Rhode Island.

6. The University of Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 2881
(401) 874-1000

The University of Rhode Island is in the suburbs of Kingston, Rhode Island. It offers four teaching programs. Specifically, it offers students one teaching certificate and three bachelor's level teaching degrees. Overall, 16,294 students seek degrees in 173 University of Rhode Island programs.

7. Johnson & Wales University - Providence

8 Abbott Park Place
Providence, RI 02903-3703
(401) 598-1000

Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University-Providence is a 4-year institution. Johnson & Wales Is in the center of Providence. Johnson & Wales Is the third largest institution in the state of Rhode Island. This school offers subjects including computer programming, information technology, and culinary arts. It offers eight certificates, 23 degrees at the associates level, 30 degrees at the bachelors level, seven masters level degrees, and two doctoral level degrees to students. 10,974 students pursued degrees from the 43 programs at this school in 2010. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits JWU.

8. The Community College of Rhode Island

400 East Ave
Warwick, RI 02886-1807
(401) 825-1000

The Community College of Rhode Island, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is in Warwick, RI. It offers two programs in teaching. More specifically, it offers one teaching certificate to students and one associate's level degree in teaching. This community college is the only community college in Rhode Island. It is the biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching.

9. Rhode Island College

600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence, RI 2908
(401) 456-8000

Rhode Island College, which is near the center of the city, is in Providence, RI. This school offers 42 teaching programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in teaching by it, 23 bachelor's level teaching degrees, and 18 master's level teaching degrees. Overall, 9,155 students seek degrees in 130 programs at RIC. It is the largest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering teaching in terms of programs.

10. Brown University

One Prospect Street
Providence, RI 2912
(401) 863-1000

Brown University is in the center of Providence and Brown offers one program in teaching. 8,705 students seek degrees in 196 Brown programs, overall.