Teaching Schools In Virginia

Teaching classes faculty can choose to work at one of 33 accredited teaching schools in Virginia. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching training in Virginia, which 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. Averett University

    420 W Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541

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  2. Bluefield College

    3000 College Dr, Bluefield, Virginia 24605

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  3. Bridgewater College

    402 E College St, Bridgewater, Virginia 22812-1599

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  4. Regent University

    1000 Regent University Dr, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464

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  5. Christopher Newport University

    1 University Place, Newport News, Virginia 23606

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  6. Emory and Henry College

    30461 Garnand Drive, Emory, Virginia 24327-0947

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  7. Eastern Mennonite University

    1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802-2462

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  8. Ferrum College

    215 Ferrum Mountain Road, Ferrum, Virginia 24088-9000

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  9. George Mason University

    4400 University Dr, Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Hampton University

    Hampton, Virginia 23668-0099

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  11. Hollins University

    7916 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24020

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  12. J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

    1651 E Parham Road, Richmond, Virginia 23228-2327

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  13. James Madison University

    800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

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  14. John Tyler Community College

    13101 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Chester, Virginia 23831-5316

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  15. Liberty University

    1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502

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  16. Lynchburg College

    1501 Lakeside Dr, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501-3113

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  17. Mary Baldwin College

    New & Frederick St, Staunton, Virginia 24401

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  18. University of Mary Washington

    1301 College Ave, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401-5300

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  19. Marymount University

    2807 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22207-4299

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  20. Norfolk State University

    700 Park Ave, Norfolk, Virginia 23504-8000

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  21. Old Dominion University

    5115 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, Virginia 23529

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  22. Patrick Henry Community College

    645 Patriot Avenue, Martinsville, Virginia 24112

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  23. Radford University

    801 East Main Street, Radford, Virginia 24141-0672

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  24. University of Richmond

    28 Westhampton Way, Richmond, Virginia 23173

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  25. Saint Pauls College

    115 College Drive, Lawrenceville, Virginia 23868

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  26. Shenandoah University

    1460 University Dr, Winchester, Virginia 22601-5195

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  27. Sweet Briar College

    134 Chapel Drive, Sweet Briar, Virginia 24595-9998

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  28. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

    Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0131

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. Virginia Commonwealth University

    910 W Franklin St, Richmond, Virginia 23284-2512

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  30. Virginia State University

    One Hayden Drive, Petersburg, Virginia 23806

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  31. Virginia Union University

    1500 N Lombardy St, Richmond, Virginia 23220

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  32. Virginia Wesleyan College

    1584 Wesleyan Dr, Norfolk, Virginia 23502-5599

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  33. University of Phoenix-Richmond Campus

    6600 W Broad St, Richmond, Virginia 23230-1709

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Virginia Vs. National Teaching Employment

Virginia 110,490
National 4,078,490

Approximately 3% of the country's teaching professionals work in Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In Virginia

105,400 106,630 109,900 111,680 102,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Teaching is a shrinking field in Virginia. In 2010 there were 2,670 less teaching professionals working in Virginia than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of teaching has shrunk by 3% in Virginia. This decline is slower than the change in the number of teaching professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in Virginia

$59,233 $61,018 $65,508 $67,100 $67,702
$46,318 $48,287 $49,095 $50,643 $51,501
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Virginia, as the number of teaching professionals is declining, the salaries earned by teaching professionals are increasing. Teaching professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $59,233 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $67,702 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Virginia

10th percentile
$35,746
25th percentile
$46,483
50th percentile
$62,486
75th percentile
$82,793
90th percentile
$108,979

This represents a 13% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid teaching professionals earning 205% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Virginia state.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Virginia

Early Childhood Education
$47,438
Educational Leadership
$80,768
Elementary Education
$67,060
Special Education
$64,943
Teaching
$67,449

In Virginia, 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 Virginia

associate
3
bachelor
73
master
64
doctor
4
Certificate
20
Total164

As the number of teaching professionals is decreasing in Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the 33 accredited teaching schools in Virginia state is increasing. In 2006, 1,601 students graduated from teaching courses in Virginia. And in 2010, 2,161 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in Virginia by 35%. Most of these graduates, or 45%, earned an bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Virginia

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