Teaching Schools In West Virginia

There are 26 accredited teaching schools in West Virginia for faculty who teach teaching classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in teaching in the state of West Virginia, which encompasses 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. Alderson Broaddus College

    101 College Hill Drive, Philippi, West Virginia 26416-2035

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  2. Mountain State University

    410 Neville Street, Beckley, West Virginia 25801-9003

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  3. Ben Franklin Career Center

    500 28th St, Dunbar, West Virginia 25064

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  4. Bethany College in Bethany

    Bethany, West Virginia 26032

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  5. Bluefield State College

    219 Rock St, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701

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  6. University of Charleston

    2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston, West Virginia 25304

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  7. Concord University

    100 Vermillion Street, Athens, West Virginia 24712

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  8. Davis & Elkins College

    100 Campus Dr, Elkins, West Virginia 26241-3996

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  9. Fairmont State University

    1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554-2470

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  10. Glenville State College

    200 High Street, Glenville, West Virginia 26351-1292

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  11. Marshall University

    1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

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  12. Ohio Valley University

    #1 Campus View Drive, Vienna, West Virginia 26105-8000

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  13. West Virginia University at Parkersburg

    300 Campus Drive, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26104

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  14. Potomac State College of West Virginia University

    101 Fort Ave, Keyser, West Virginia 26726

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  15. Salem International University

    223 W Main St, Salem, West Virginia 26426

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  16. Shepherd University

    301 N. King St, Shepherdstown, West Virginia 25443-3210

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  17. West Virginia State University

    Rte 25, Institute, West Virginia 25112-1000

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  18. West Liberty University

    Route 88, West Liberty, West Virginia 26074

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  19. West Virginia University Institute of Technology

    405 Fayette Pike, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136

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  20. West Virginia Wesleyan College

    59 College Ave, Buckhannon, West Virginia 26201-2994

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  21. West Virginia University

    Stewart Hall, University Avenue, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-6201

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  22. Wheeling Jesuit University

    316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003

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  23. Pierpont Community and Technical College

    1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554

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  24. Mountwest Community and Technical College

    1 John Marshall Way, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

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  25. Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College

    103 Cole Complex, Institute, West Virginia 25112-1000

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  26. American Public University System

    111 W Congress St, Charles Town, West Virginia 25414

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Statistics

Professional Trends

West Virginia Vs. National Teaching Employment

West Virginia 23,450
National 4,078,490

Of all of the teaching professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in West Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In West Virginia

23,770 23,540 21,560 23,220 21,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In West Virginia, the field of teaching is shrinking. In 2010 there were 2,540 less teaching professionals working in West Virginia than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of teaching has shrunk by 11% in West Virginia. This decline is faster 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 West Virginia

$45,639 $49,166 $46,404 $46,788 $46,704
$38,568 $40,154 $41,268 $42,203 $43,413
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The salaries paid to teaching professionals are growing in West Virginia. The mean salary for teaching professionals in 2006 was $45,639 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $46,704 per year.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in West Virginia

10th percentile
$25,389
25th percentile
$32,328
50th percentile
$44,162
75th percentile
$57,232
90th percentile
$70,669

This represents a 2% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 178% pay differential between the highest paid teaching professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of teaching in West Virginia.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in West Virginia

Early Childhood Education
$36,860
Educational Leadership
$61,585
Elementary Education
$48,262
Special Education
$41,303
Teaching
$46,116

In West Virginia, teaching professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in West Virginia

associate
10
bachelor
54
master
18
doctor
1
Certificate
4
Total87

The number of students graduating from the 26 accredited teaching schools in West Virginia is decreasing. In West Virginia, there were 1,605 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,455 graduates from teaching courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in West Virginia by 9%. 62% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in West Virginia

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