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General Education Schools in Maryland

In 2018-2019, 1,258 students earned their Education degrees in MD.

In terms of popularity, General Education is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 14 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,056
Associate’s Degree 127
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 49
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 49
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 49
Post-Master’s Certificate 23
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 23
Bachelor’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in MD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.6%
  • Black or African American: 14.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.6%
  • White: 58.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 11.8%
General Education Majors in MD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Maryland

In this state, there are 940 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MD

Wages for General Education Jobs in Maryland

In this state, education grads earn an average of $75,470. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

632 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
27,079 Total Students

70% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.07 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

151 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
2,277 Total Students

The 4.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. 47% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

#3

Goucher College

Baltimore
100 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
2,168 Total Students

An average student at Goucher will pay a net price of $25,537. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.26 years.

76 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
5,178 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.63 years. 66% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
22,709 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.50%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
13,602 Total Students

69% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at UMBC. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#7

St Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary's City
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
1,513 Total Students

The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at SMCM. 74% of the teachers are full time. The 2.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#8

Salisbury University

Salisbury
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
8,617 Total Students

89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate of 3.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,732 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. 28% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,923.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,584 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,300 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Allegany College of Maryland will pay a net price of $10,164. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time.

General Education Careers in MD

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Education Professors 8% $67,050

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,367
Educational Administration 563
Teacher Education Subject Specific 531
Special Education 350
Curriculum & Instruction 323
Instructional Media Design 181
Student Counseling 140
Other Education 116

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