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Educational Administration Schools in Tennessee

In 2018-2019, 1,165 students earned their Education Admin degrees in TN.

An Educational Administration major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Educational Administration Majors in Tennessee

Education Admin majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 464
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 353
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 353
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 353
Post-Master’s Certificate 344
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 344
Bachelor’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a education admin major is more popular with women than with men.

Educational Administration Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education admin majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 21.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 67.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 7.6%
Educational Administration Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Educational Administration Grads in Tennessee

11,480 people in the state and 498,200 in the nation are employed in jobs related to education admin.

Educational Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Educational Administration Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, education admin grads earn an average of $74,750. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,570.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Tennessee that offer education admin degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

191 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
3,927 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate.

167 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,798 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,053. The full-time teacher rate is 46%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

#3

Carson - Newman University

Jefferson City
143 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
2,560 Total Students

In their early career, Carson - Newman grads earn an average salary of $31,500. 52% of the teachers are full time. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

Union University

Jackson
136 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
3,247 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. Graduates earn an average $35,500 after graduation. An average student at Union U will pay a net price of $27,551.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
12,824 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $53,400 after earning their degree at this institution. This private institution charges an average net price of $20,253. The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
21,631 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 77% are considered full time. In their early career, Middle Tennessee State University grads earn an average salary of $31,200.

#7

Lipscomb University

Nashville
74 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
4,620 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.20 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 50%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,317 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.65 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,206. The full-time teacher rate is 61%.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
21,458 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,048. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.74 years to graduate.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
10,186 Total Students

A typical student attending Tennessee Tech University will pay a net price of $16,321. 100% of the teachers are full time. The 5.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Educational Administration Careers in TN

Some of the careers education admin majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Postsecondary Education Administrators 12% $83,350
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators 10% $80,750
Preschool Education Administrators 8% $46,700

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to education admin.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,667
General Education 745
Curriculum & Instruction 577
Teacher Education Subject Specific 453
Special Education 356
Student Counseling 256
Teaching English or French 81
Instructional Media Design 63

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