Find Teaching Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

General Education in District of Columbia

Find Schools Near

General Education Schools in District of Columbia

68 students earned Education degrees in District of Columbia in the 2018-2019 year.

A General Education major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in District of Columbia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 26
Bachelor’s Degree 21
Master’s Degree 15
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

In District of Columbia, a education major is more popular with women than with men.

General Education Majors in DC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in District of Columbia is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 42.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 16.2%
  • White: 19.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.9%
  • Other Races: 11.8%
General Education Majors in DC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in District of Columbia

In this state, there are 1,850 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. DC

Wages for General Education Jobs in District of Columbia

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in District of Columbia that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
4,199 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,482. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,100 a year. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,707 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. In their early career, Trinity College grads earn an average salary of $32,300. This private school has an average net price of $15,414.

#3

Georgetown University

Washington
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
19,593 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.05 years. The student loan default rate of 1.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

#4

Gallaudet University

Washington
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,485 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.70%. 100% of the teachers are full time.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
5,771 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 52% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

#5

Howard University

Washington
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
9,399 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.00%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,800 after earning their degree at this institution. An average student at Howard will pay a net price of $39,792.

General Education Careers in DC

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Education Professors 11% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in DC
Educational Administration 341
Teacher Education Grade Specific 179
Special Education 136
International Education 74
Student Counseling 69
Teaching English or French 43
Teacher Education Subject Specific 38
Other Education 38

View all majors related to General Education

View Nationwide General Education Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Teaching Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited education & teaching schools across the U.S.