Early Childhood Education Schools In Utah

There are 11 accredited early childhood education schools in Utah for faculty who teach early childhood education classes to choose from. The trends in Utah's early childhood education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in early childhood education includes early childhood education training at the following levels:

  • Early Childhood Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Masters degree in Early Childhood Education


Schools

  1. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Dixie State College of Utah

    225 S 700 E, Saint George, Utah 84770-3876

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Utah State University

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Utah Valley University

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Salt Lake Community College

    4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Western Governors University

    4001 East 700 South, Suite 701, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Early Childhood Education Employment

Utah 15,800
National 2,079,010

Of all of the early childhood education professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Utah.

Employment Growth for Early childhood education professionals In Utah

15,330 15,450 16,920 16,380 15,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of early childhood education professionals is growing in Utah. In 2010 there were 470 more early childhood education professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of early childhood education has grown by 3% in Utah. This is faster than the trend for early childhood education professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of early childhood education professionals has shrunk by 0% between 2006 and 2010.

Early Childhood Education VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$35,058 $35,738 $36,648 $35,485 $36,205
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Early Childhood Education
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Utah, as the number of early childhood education professionals is growing, the salaries earned by early childhood education professionals are increasing. Early childhood education professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $35,058 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $36,205 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Early childhood education professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$22,055
25th percentile
$28,570
50th percentile
$35,095
75th percentile
$43,018
90th percentile
$52,042

This represents a growth in salaries of 3%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 136% pay differential between the highest paid early childhood education professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of early childhood education in Utah.

Average Salaries for Early childhood education professionals and related professions in Utah

Early Childhood Education
$36,205
Educational Leadership
$71,655
Elementary Education
$54,162
Special Education
$47,483

In Utah, early childhood education professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Early Childhood Education programs available for each degree type for all schools in Utah

associate
8
bachelor
8
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total19

As the number of early childhood education professionals is increasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 11 accredited early childhood education schools in Utah state is decreasing. In 2006, 207 students graduated from early childhood education courses in Utah. And in 2010, 147 students graduated.

This represents a 29% decrease in the number of early childhood education degree or certificate school graduates in Utah state. 42% of these graduates received a associate's degree in early childhood education.

Early Childhood Education Faculty Salaries in Utah

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