Teaching Schools In Louisiana

In Louisiana, there are 26 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Louisiana'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
  • Associates degree in Teaching
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Schools

  1. Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus

    3250 North Acadian Thruway East, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70805

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  2. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  3. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

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  4. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  5. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  6. Louisiana State University at Alexandria

    8100 Hwy 71 South, Alexandria, Louisiana 71302-9121

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  7. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

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  8. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  9. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  10. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  12. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  13. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  14. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  15. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  16. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

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  17. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

    4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131-7399

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  18. Sowela Technical Community College

    3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70616

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  19. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  20. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  21. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  22. Southern University at Shreveport

    3050 Martin Luther King Dr, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107

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  23. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  24. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

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  25. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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  26. South Louisiana Community College

    320 Devalcourt Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506-2030

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Teaching Employment

Louisiana 61,310
National 4,078,490

Approximately 1% of the country's teaching professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Louisiana

47,790 51,140 58,400 59,720 55,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, teaching is a growing field. In Louisiana, 7,880 more teaching professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 16% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for teaching professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$43,648 $49,801 $52,938 $54,043 $59,685
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The amount earned by teaching professionals is increasing in Louisiana. Teaching professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $43,648 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $59,685 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$34,228
25th percentile
$44,527
50th percentile
$55,972
75th percentile
$72,158
90th percentile
$90,254

Thus, there was a 27% growth in teaching professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Louisiana, 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 164%

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Early Childhood Education
$39,312
Educational Leadership
$67,450
Elementary Education
$53,205
Special Education
$48,367
Teaching
$58,522

Teaching professionals in Louisiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
6
bachelor
215
master
56
doctor
3
Certificate
4
Total284

As the number of teaching professionals is increasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 26 accredited teaching schools in Louisiana state is decreasing. In Louisiana, there were 2,252 graduates in 2006. And there were 2,080 graduates from teaching courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 8% percent decrease in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. A majority of these graduates, or 76%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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