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General Education Schools in Missouri

530 students earned Education degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, General Education is the 4th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 251
Bachelor’s Degree 197
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 52
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 52
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 52
Associate’s Degree 26
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 17.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 70.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
General Education Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Missouri

There are 1,160 people in the state and 60,930 people in the nation working in education jobs.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for General Education Jobs in Missouri

A typical salary for a education grad in the state is $78,320, compared to a typical salary of $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Missouri that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

84 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
3,281 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,988 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,880. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

#3

Webster University

Saint Louis
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
9,860 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.27 years. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This private school has an average net price of $22,206.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,821 Total Students

67% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,900 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
7% Graduation Rate
1,630 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $21,800 after graduation. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

Fontbonne University

Saint Louis
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,199 Total Students

An average student at Fontbonne University will pay a net price of $21,406. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,100 a year.

#6

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
12,799 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 63%. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 96% of students get financical aid.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
16,191 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,427. 8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 52% of students get financical aid.

#9

Rockhurst University

Kansas City
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
2,990 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,000 after earning their degree at this institution. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
5,309 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.28 years. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#9

Park University

Parkville
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
11,415 Total Students

An average student at Park University will pay a net price of $16,185. In their early career, Park University grads earn an average salary of $38,800. The average student takes 4.51 years to complete their degree at Park University.

General Education Careers in MO

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Education Professors 18% $69,430

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,496
Educational Administration 1,483
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,076
Curriculum & Instruction 493
Special Education 470
Student Counseling 452
Other Education 336
Instructional Media Design 158

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