Teaching Schools In Alabama

Teaching classes faculty can choose to work at one of 28 accredited teaching schools in Alabama. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the state of Alabama, which encompasses teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Schools

  1. Alabama A & M University

    4900 Meridian St, Normal, Alabama 35762

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  2. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Administration Bldg Suite 1070, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0110

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Alabama in Huntsville

    301 Sparkman Dr, Huntsville, Alabama 35899

    190 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Alabama State University

    915 S Jackson Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36101-0271

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Athens State University

    300 N Beaty St, Athens, Alabama 35611

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  7. Auburn University at Montgomery

    7440 East Drive, Montgomery, Alabama 36117-3596

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  8. Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama, Auburn University, Alabama 36849

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Birmingham Southern College

    900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, Alabama 35254

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  10. Concordia College-Selma

    1804 Green St, Selma, Alabama 36701

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  11. Faulkner University

    5345 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36109-3378

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  12. Huntingdon College

    1500 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36106-2148

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  13. Jacksonville State University

    700 Pelham Road North, Jacksonville, Alabama 36265

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  14. Judson College

    302 Bibb St, Marion, Alabama 36756

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  15. University of West Alabama

    Station One, Livingston, Alabama 35470

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  16. Miles College

    5500 Myron Massey Blvd, Fairfield, Alabama 35064-2621

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  17. University of Mobile

    5735 College Parkway Drive, Mobile, Alabama 36613-2842

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  18. University of Montevallo

    Station 6001, Montevallo, Alabama 35115-6000

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  19. University of North Alabama

    One Harrison Plaza, Florence, Alabama 35632-0001

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  20. Oakwood University

    7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896

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  21. Samford University

    800 Lakeshore Drive, Birmingham, Alabama 35229-2240

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  22. University of South Alabama

    307 N University Blvd, Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002

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  23. Spring Hill College

    4000 Dauphin St, Mobile, Alabama 36608-1791

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  24. Stillman College

    3601 Stillman Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35403

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  25. Talladega College

    627 W Battle St, Talladega, Alabama 35160

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  26. Troy University

    University Avenue, Troy, Alabama 36082-0001

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  27. Tuskegee University

    Kresge Center, 3rd Floor, Tuskegee, Alabama 36088-1920

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  28. United States Sports Academy

    One Academy Dr, Daphne, Alabama 36526-7055

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Teaching Employment

Alabama 54,120
National 4,078,490

Of all of the teaching professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Alabama

53,290 52,340 53,740 55,220 51,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alabama, teaching is a shrinking field. In Alabama, 1,650 less teaching professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 3%. This decline is slower than the national trend for teaching professionals which shows a 6% decrease in the number of teaching professionals working around the nation.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$51,378 $54,369 $56,398 $58,812 $62,247
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Alabama, as the number of teaching professionals is declining, the salaries earned by teaching professionals are increasing. In 2006 teaching professionals made a mean salary of $51,378 per year, and in 2010 they made $62,247 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$34,214
25th percentile
$44,044
50th percentile
$58,480
75th percentile
$75,444
90th percentile
$75,499

This represents a 17% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Alabama state, within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid teaching professionals earn 121% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Alabama

Early Childhood Education
$42,835
Educational Leadership
$79,195
Elementary Education
$55,280
Special Education
$48,843
Teaching
$60,848

In Alabama, teaching professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
0
bachelor
124
master
66
doctor
8
Certificate
10
Total208

As the number of teaching professionals is decreasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the 28 accredited teaching schools in Alabama state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 4,250 teaching graduates from teaching courses in Alabama and in 2010 there were 4,240 graduates.

This represents a 0% decrease in the number of teaching degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. Most of these graduates, or 60%, earned a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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