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General Education Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 83 students earned their Education degrees in AL.

In terms of popularity, General Education is the 7th most popular major in the state out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Alabama

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 81
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 81
Master’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 25.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.2%
  • White: 72.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 1.2%
General Education Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Alabama

880 people in the state and 60,930 in the nation are employed in jobs related to education.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for General Education Jobs in Alabama

Education grads earn an average of $72,430 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Alabama that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 86% of the teachers are full time. 75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,005. Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
9,021 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 68%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,962. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,400 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 9.80% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
4,190 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,600 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Alabama State will pay a net price of $13,043. The average student takes 4.94 years to complete their degree at Alabama State.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,553 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.51 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 7.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,702 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,557.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
6,172 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 5.05 years. In their early career, AAMU grads earn an average salary of $25,200. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,876 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $35,353.

General Education Careers in AL

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Education Professors 7% $69,040

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,305
Teacher Education Subject Specific 925
Educational Administration 557
Special Education 481
Student Counseling 284
Instructional Media Design 134
Teaching English or French 42
Other Education 35

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