Elementary Education Schools In Georgia

There are 19 accredited elementary education schools in Georgia for faculty who teach elementary education classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in elementary education in the state of Georgia, which encompasses elementary education training at the following levels:

  • Elementary Education Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Elementary Education
  • Masters degree in Elementary Education
  • PhD degree in Elementary Education


Schools

  1. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  2. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  3. Covenant College

    14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164

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  4. Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs

    181 Springs St, Franklin Springs, Georgia 30639

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  5. Georgia Southwestern State University

    800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, Georgia 31709-4693

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  6. Gainesville State College

    3820 Mundy Mill Rd, Oakwood, Georgia 30566

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  7. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  8. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  9. Gordon College in Barnesville

    419 College Dr, Barnesville, Georgia 30204

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  10. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  11. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  12. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  13. Paine College

    1235 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30901-3182

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  14. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  15. Shorter University

    315 Shorter Ave, Rome, Georgia 30165

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  16. Truett-McConnell College

    100 Alumni Dr, Cleveland, Georgia 30528

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  17. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  18. University of West Georgia

    1601 Maple St, Carrollton, Georgia 30118-0001

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  19. Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs

    6151 Powers Ferry Rd Ste 170, Atlanta, Georgia 30339

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Elementary Education Employment

Georgia 71,090
National 2,108,120

Approximately 3% of the country's elementary education professionals work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Elementary education professionals In Georgia

73,600 77,390 73,290 72,230 71,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, elementary education is a shrinking field. 2,510 less elementary education professionals were working in Georgia in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of elementary education professionals has shrunk by 3%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of elementary education professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of elementary education professionals has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010.

Elementary Education VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$53,660 $55,045 $57,232 $58,902 $60,308
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Elementary Education
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of elementary education professionals is declining, the salaries paid to elementary education professionals are increasing in Georgia. In 2006 elementary education professionals made a mean salary of $53,660 per year, and in 2010 they made $60,308 per year.

Salary percentiles for Elementary education professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$41,478
25th percentile
$50,050
50th percentile
$59,968
75th percentile
$70,782
90th percentile
$81,975

This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 98% pay differential between the highest paid elementary education professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of elementary education in Georgia.

Average Salaries for Elementary education professionals and related professions in Georgia

Early Childhood Education
$45,738
Educational Leadership
$79,962
Elementary Education
$60,308
Special Education
$52,230
Teaching
$63,036
Visual Communications
$44,072

Elementary education professionals in Georgia earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Elementary Education programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
8
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total28

As the number of elementary education professionals is decreasing in Georgia state, the number of students graduating from the 19 accredited elementary education schools in Georgia state is increasing. In 2006, 1,652 students graduated from elementary education courses in Georgia. And in 2010, 2,108 students graduated.

Thus there was a 28% percent increase in the number of elementary education school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. Most of these graduates, or 61%, earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education.

Elementary Education Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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