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Teaching Schools in Seattle, Washington

There are 27 schools around Seattle, WA offering teaching programs. In 2010, 1,149 students graduated from programs at Seattle teaching schools. 453 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 370 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

1,114 students graduate from teaching programs in Seattle, on average, each year. This accounts for close to 45% of students who schools in the state of Washington graduate from teaching programs. Out of those, 370 students graduated with teaching certificates, 135 with a degree at the associate's level, 189 with a bachelor's level degree, 453 with a degree at the master's level, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

27 teaching schools are in Seattle. And of these, while nine schools are private, 18 schools are public. Tuition at a private teaching school varies from $14,574 to $37,225, while tuition at a public teaching school varies from $3,006 to $8,701.

Average tuition for programs in teaching is $16,620. While the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $37,225 every year, is at the University of Puget Sound, the lowest tuition in Seattle, which is $3,006 each year, is at Lake Washington Technical College.

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

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Seattle, Washington

1,114 students graduate from teaching programs in Seattle, on average, each year. This accounts for close to 45% of students who schools in the state of Washington graduate from teaching programs. Out of those, 370 students graduated with teaching certificates, 135 with a degree at the associate's level, 189 with a bachelor's level degree, 453 with a degree at the master's level, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

Teaching Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Seattle, Washington

  • Certificate 2006: 226
  • Certificate 2007: 290
  • Certificate 2008: 287
  • Certificate 2009: 294
  • Certificate 2010: 370
  • Associate 2006: 148
  • Associate 2007: 135
  • Associate 2008: 138
  • Associate 2009: 127
  • Associate 2010: 135
  • Bachelor 2006: 219
  • Bachelor 2007: 262
  • Bachelor 2008: 175
  • Bachelor 2009: 203
  • Bachelor 2010: 189
  • 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 Seattle, Washington

Seattle schools offer a total of 90 teaching programs. Of these programs, approximately 31.1% 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 Seattle, Washington

  • Certificate: 21
  • Associate: 28
  • Bachelor: 24
  • Master: 16
  • Doctorate: 1

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43190
  • 25th Percentile: 51700
  • Median: 67820
  • 75th Percentile: 108340
  • 90th Percentile: 139290

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41180
  • 25th Percentile: 50030
  • Median: 66430
  • 75th Percentile: 103930
  • 90th Percentile: 133260

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54270
  • 25th Percentile: 75620
  • Median: 98110
  • 75th Percentile: 129560
  • 90th Percentile: 157430

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 49730
  • 25th Percentile: 64990
  • Median: 92430
  • 75th Percentile: 113890
  • 90th Percentile: 135980

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46820
  • 25th Percentile: 55500
  • Median: 75330
  • 75th Percentile: 113780
  • 90th Percentile: 156250

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46180
  • 25th Percentile: 55600
  • Median: 75770
  • 75th Percentile: 108970
  • 90th Percentile: 138500

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36780
  • 25th Percentile: 47300
  • Median: 66710
  • 75th Percentile: 102860
  • 90th Percentile: 145700

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41170
  • 25th Percentile: 46780
  • Median: 67080
  • 75th Percentile: 96840
  • 90th Percentile: 115510

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 38950
  • 25th Percentile: 46720
  • Median: 59030
  • 75th Percentile: 80200
  • 90th Percentile: 112000

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40130
  • 25th Percentile: 50260
  • Median: 63420
  • 75th Percentile: 87300
  • 90th Percentile: 119920

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30420
  • 25th Percentile: 38590
  • Median: 53000
  • 75th Percentile: 94970
  • 90th Percentile: 149560

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43330
  • 25th Percentile: 54980
  • Median: 75690
  • 75th Percentile: 102280
  • 90th Percentile: 127330

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45740
  • 25th Percentile: 53890
  • Median: 65640
  • 75th Percentile: 81900
  • 90th Percentile: 107100

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 41410
  • 25th Percentile: 50030
  • Median: 65140
  • 75th Percentile: 80980
  • 90th Percentile: 110990

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43660
  • 25th Percentile: 50100
  • Median: 60180
  • 75th Percentile: 98440
  • 90th Percentile: 151860

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28910
  • 25th Percentile: 45200
  • Median: 59270
  • 75th Percentile: 80100
  • 90th Percentile: 105490

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83890
  • Median Salary 2007: 86995
  • Median Salary 2008: 90605
  • Median Salary 2009: 93910
  • Median Salary 2010: 98110
  • Total Employed 2006: 335
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 335
  • Total Employed 2009: 360
  • Total Employed 2010: 360

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57500
  • Median Salary 2007: 61790
  • Median Salary 2008: 62660
  • Median Salary 2009: 59500
  • Median Salary 2010: 66430
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60570
  • Median Salary 2007: 64920
  • Median Salary 2008: 67060
  • Median Salary 2009: 64550
  • Median Salary 2010: 67820
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 300
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 330
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 77325
  • Median Salary 2007: 81765
  • Median Salary 2008: 84855
  • Median Salary 2009: 87765
  • Median Salary 2010: 92430
  • Total Employed 2006: 155
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 175
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57020
  • Median Salary 2007: 62130
  • Median Salary 2008: 61600
  • Median Salary 2009: 51970
  • Median Salary 2010: 53000
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 480
  • Total Employed 2009: 590
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70370
  • Median Salary 2007: 72350
  • Median Salary 2008: 76790
  • Median Salary 2009: 75150
  • Median Salary 2010: 75770
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71710
  • Median Salary 2007: 74375
  • Median Salary 2008: 73205
  • Median Salary 2009: 76655
  • Median Salary 2010: 75330
  • Total Employed 2006: 515
  • Total Employed 2007: 520
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 540
  • Total Employed 2010: 520

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66220
  • Median Salary 2007: 63260
  • Median Salary 2008: 66610
  • Median Salary 2009: 62180
  • Median Salary 2010: 66710
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62030
  • Median Salary 2007: 64460
  • Median Salary 2008: 66110
  • Median Salary 2009: 65870
  • Median Salary 2010: 67080
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49160
  • Median Salary 2007: 58810
  • Median Salary 2008: 62135
  • Median Salary 2009: 66395
  • Median Salary 2010: 59030
  • Total Employed 2006: 65
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63110
  • Median Salary 2007: 59970
  • Median Salary 2008: 61000
  • Median Salary 2009: 61410
  • Median Salary 2010: 63420
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66330
  • Median Salary 2007: 67705
  • Median Salary 2008: 72105
  • Median Salary 2009: 73810
  • Median Salary 2010: 75690
  • Total Employed 2006: 215
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57770
  • Median Salary 2007: 59340
  • Median Salary 2008: 62920
  • Median Salary 2009: 63660
  • Median Salary 2010: 65640
  • Total Employed 2006: 75
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 53990
  • Median Salary 2007: 56645
  • Median Salary 2008: 58885
  • Median Salary 2009: 62275
  • Median Salary 2010: 65140
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 75
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59530
  • Median Salary 2007: 62010
  • Median Salary 2008: 64420
  • Median Salary 2009: 63340
  • Median Salary 2010: 60180
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59310
  • Median Salary 2007: 59580
  • Median Salary 2008: 62170
  • Median Salary 2009: 58590
  • Median Salary 2010: 59270
  • Total Employed 2006: 235
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 310
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Seattle vs Washington State Teaching Employment

Seattle vs Washington State Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Seattle: 47.198% (3580)

Teaching Schools in Seattle, Washington

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1. Antioch University - Seattle

2326 6th Ave
Seattle, WA 98121-1814
(206) 441-5352

Antioch University-Seattle, which is just 47.8 miles from Olympia, is within commuting distance of central Seattle and it offers one program in teaching.

2. Seattle Community College - North

9600 College Way North
Seattle, WA 98103-3599
(206) 527-3600

Seattle Community College-North, which is just 8.8 miles from neighboring Bellevue, is near Seattle, WA. This college offers two teaching programs. Out of those, it offers one teaching certificate to students and one associate's level teaching degree. North Seattle Community College is one of 3 community colleges in Seattle.

3. Seattle Community College - Central

1701 Broadway Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 587-3800

Seattle Community College-Central, which is just 32.1 miles from Lakewood, is 0.9 miles from Seattle, WA. This college offers three teaching programs. Out of those, this community college offers one certificate in teaching to students and two degrees at the associate's level in teaching. Seattle Central is a public 4-year institution and this college is one out of five institutions in this city offering teaching.

4. The University of Washington - Seattle

1400 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, WA 98195-4550
(206) 543-2100

The University of Washington-Seattle offers five teaching programs. Of those, students are offered two teaching degrees at the bachelor's level by it, two degrees at the master's level in teaching, and one doctorate level degree in teaching. The UW, which is 19.4 miles from Kent, is a short commute away from within Seattle. This public university is a public, 4-year, research institution and this university is one out of 13 Seattle institutions offering teaching.

5. Seattle University

900 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122-4340
(206) 296-6000

Seattle University is near the heart of downtown Seattle. SU offers three programs in teaching. This school offers three master's level teaching degrees to students. Overall, 7,817 students seek degrees in 102 Seattle U programs.

6. Seattle Pacific University

3307 3rd Ave W
Seattle, WA 98119-1997
(206) 281-2000

Seattle Pacific University, which is located 11.3 miles from Redmond, is 3.3 miles from Seattle, WA. SPU offers seven teaching programs. More specifically, Seattle Pacific offers students five degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching and two degrees at the master's level in teaching. Overall, 4,117 students pursue degrees in 80 Seattle Pacific University programs.