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Teaching Schools in Lakewood, Washington

There are 26 schools located near Lakewood, WA offering teaching programs. In 2010, 1,141 students graduated from programs at Lakewood teaching schools. 453 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 366 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 1,105 students graduate from programs in Lakewood in teaching each year. This accounts for close to 45% of teaching students who schools in the state of Washington graduate. Of those, 366 students graduated with teaching certificates, 134 with a degree at the associate's level, 186 with a bachelor's level degree, 453 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

26 teaching schools are located in Lakewood. Out of these, while 18 schools are public, eight schools are private. While public teaching school tuition varies from $3,006 to $8,701, tuition at a private teaching school varies from $14,574 to $37,225.

Average tuition for programs in teaching is $16,576. While the lowest tuition in Lakewood, which is $3,006 each year, is at Lake Washington Technical College, the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $37,225 each year, is at the University of Puget Sound.

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

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lakewood, Washington

On average, 1,105 students graduate from programs in Lakewood in teaching each year. This accounts for close to 45% of teaching students who schools in the state of Washington graduate. Of those, 366 students graduated with teaching certificates, 134 with a degree at the associate's level, 186 with a bachelor's level degree, 453 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lakewood, Washington

  • Certificate 2006: 218
  • Certificate 2007: 287
  • Certificate 2008: 286
  • Certificate 2009: 286
  • Certificate 2010: 366
  • Associate 2006: 134
  • Associate 2007: 124
  • Associate 2008: 133
  • Associate 2009: 115
  • Associate 2010: 134
  • Bachelor 2006: 217
  • Bachelor 2007: 259
  • Bachelor 2008: 172
  • Bachelor 2009: 196
  • Bachelor 2010: 186
  • Master 2006: 563
  • Master 2007: 475
  • Master 2008: 478
  • Master 2009: 454
  • Master 2010: 453
  • Doctorate 2006: 4
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 1
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 2

Teaching Program Availability in Lakewood, Washington

Schools in Lakewood offer a total of 87 programs in teaching. Of these programs, approximately 31% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Teaching Program Availability in Lakewood, Washington

  • Certificate: 20
  • Associate: 27
  • Bachelor: 23
  • Master: 16
  • Doctorate: 1

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38750
  • 25th Percentile: 42770
  • Median: 49240
  • 75th Percentile: 58760
  • 90th Percentile: 68650

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 59675
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30660
  • 25th Percentile: 39090
  • Median: 54240
  • 75th Percentile: 69260
  • 90th Percentile: 85510

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30090
  • 25th Percentile: 37350
  • Median: 53570
  • 75th Percentile: 80260
  • 90th Percentile: 93420

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36740
  • 25th Percentile: 42180
  • Median: 52630
  • 75th Percentile: 63960
  • 90th Percentile: 83800

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26030
  • 25th Percentile: 28770
  • Median: 45450
  • 75th Percentile: 57450
  • 90th Percentile: 68820

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36340
  • 25th Percentile: 40750
  • Median: 48800
  • 75th Percentile: 59560
  • 90th Percentile: 73970

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49150
  • Median Salary 2007: 49760
  • Median Salary 2008: 55990
  • Median Salary 2009: 47620
  • Median Salary 2010: 49240
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52490
  • Median Salary 2007: 53550
  • Median Salary 2008: 56425
  • Median Salary 2009: 59325
  • Median Salary 2010: 59675
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45860
  • Median Salary 2007: 47550
  • Median Salary 2008: 46340
  • Median Salary 2009: 46870
  • Median Salary 2010: 48800
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • 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: 56160
  • Median Salary 2007: 58190
  • Median Salary 2008: 62040
  • Median Salary 2009: 54760
  • Median Salary 2010: 54240
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49890
  • Median Salary 2007: 50750
  • Median Salary 2008: 52870
  • Median Salary 2009: 51610
  • Median Salary 2010: 53570
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52200
  • Median Salary 2007: 49660
  • Median Salary 2008: 53180
  • Median Salary 2009: 45760
  • Median Salary 2010: 45450
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50730
  • Median Salary 2007: 48440
  • Median Salary 2008: 50390
  • Median Salary 2009: 50400
  • Median Salary 2010: 52630
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Lakewood vs Washington State Teaching Employment

Lakewood vs Washington State Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Lakewood: 5.933% (450)

Teaching Schools in Lakewood, Washington

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1. Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

9401 Farwest Dr SW
Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
(253) 964-6500

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom, which is located 15.2 miles from neighboring Lacey, is near Lakewood, WA. This school offers two programs in teaching. Out of those, it offers students one teaching certificate and one degree at the associate's level in teaching. It is a public 2-year institution and it is one out of three Lakewood institutions offering teaching.

2. Clover Park Technical College

4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW
Lakewood, WA 98499-4004
(253) 589-5800

Clover Park Technical College, which is 30.7 miles from neighboring Seattle, is 1.1 miles from Lakewood, WA. It offers four teaching programs. More specifically, students are offered two teaching certificates by this technical college and two associate's level degrees in teaching. This technical college is a public 2-year institution and this technical college is one out of three Lakewood institutions offering teaching.