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General Education Schools in Kentucky

135 Education students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, General Education is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Kentucky

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 95
Post-Master’s Certificate 22
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 22
Bachelor’s Degree 15
Associate’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 0.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 90.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
General Education Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Kentucky

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

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for General Education Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a education grad in the state is $64,210, compared to a typical salary of $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
9,654 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 77%. Graduates earn an average $27,200 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.48 years to graduate.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,357 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 24%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

#3

Union College Kentucky

Barbourville
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,140 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,586.

#4

Berea College

Berea
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,688 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $1,964. It takes the average student 4.27 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 6.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,591 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $15,773. Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at Lindsey Wilson College.

#6

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
15,664 Total Students

97% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,244.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
2,261 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,585. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 60% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
18,171 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,776. Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time.

#9

Georgetown College

Georgetown
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,484 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,186.

#9

Spalding University

Louisville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
1,629 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $23,596. Most students complete their degree in 4.65 years. 50% of the teachers are full time.

General Education Careers in KY

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Education Professors 8% $60,140

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,737
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,238
Educational Administration 835
Special Education 582
Curriculum & Instruction 503
Student Counseling 322
Teaching Assistant/Aide 55
Teaching English or French 44

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