Teaching Schools In Washington DC

In Washington DC, there are 9 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Washington DC's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in teaching includes teaching training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. American University

    4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-8001

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Corcoran College of Art and Design

    500 Seventeenth Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20006-4804

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of the District of Columbia

    4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Gallaudet University

    800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002-3695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. George Washington University

    2121 I Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Georgetown University

    37th and O St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057

    22 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Trinity Washington University

    125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20017-1094

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Teaching Employment

Washington DC 10,850
National 4,078,490

Approximately 0% of the country's teaching professionals work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Washington DC

7,620 15,010 15,260 13,430 10,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, the field of teaching is growing. In 2010 there were 2,890 more teaching professionals working in Washington DC than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of teaching has grown by 38% in Washington DC. This growth is faster 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 Washington DC

$59,508 $62,030 $64,701 $60,377 $66,947
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to teaching professionals are growing in Washington DC. The mean salary for teaching professionals in 2006 was $59,508 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $66,947 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$33,399
25th percentile
$45,903
50th percentile
$61,574
75th percentile
$82,341
90th percentile
$97,983

Thus, there was a 11% growth in teaching professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Washington DC, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of teaching. The pay differential between the highest paid teaching professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 193%

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Early Childhood Education
$49,960
Educational Leadership
$84,605
Elementary Education
$59,900
Special Education
$47,733
Teaching
$64,587

In Washington DC, teaching professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
21
master
30
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total55

The number of students graduating from the 9 accredited teaching schools in Washington DC is increasing. In 2006 there were 356 teaching graduates from teaching courses in Washington DC and in 2010 there were 389 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC by 9%. A majority of these graduates, or 55%, graduated with an master's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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