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General Education Schools in Oregon

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

A General Education major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 363
Master’s Degree 349
Associate’s Degree 53
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 10

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.9%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.2%
  • White: 64.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.5%
  • Other Races: 10.3%
General Education Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Oregon

There are 910 people in the state and 60,930 people in the nation working in education jobs.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for General Education Jobs in Oregon

In this state, education grads earn an average of $62,640. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in Oregon that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

209 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
25,321 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.70%. Most students complete their degree in 4.72 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,856.

132 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 8.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

96 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,517 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,355. In their early career, UO grads earn an average salary of $35,600. The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,719 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 3.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
4,254 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. The 0.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,146 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.10 years. This private institution charges an average net price of $22,411. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,700 a year.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,463 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

Klamath Community College

Klamath Falls
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,715 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,712. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

#9

Pacific University

Forest Grove
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,832 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years. The student loan default rate is 2.20% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
4,063 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,200 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.30%. 98% of students get financical aid.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,093 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time.

General Education Careers in OR

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Education Professors 12% $58,700

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,931
Teacher Education Subject Specific 274
Special Education 266
Educational Administration 257
Student Counseling 180
Curriculum & Instruction 74
Teaching English or French 63
Multilingual Education 63

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