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General Education Schools in Rhode Island

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

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

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Rhode Island

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 38
Bachelor’s Degree 29
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 15
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 15
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 15

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in RI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in Rhode Island is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.1%
  • Black or African American: 7.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.3%
  • White: 63.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.9%
  • Other Races: 11.0%
General Education Majors in RI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Rhode Island

There are 150 people in the state and 60,930 people in the nation working in education jobs.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. RI

Wages for General Education Jobs in Rhode Island

A typical salary for a education grad in the state is $79,080, compared to a typical salary of $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Rhode Island that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
17,465 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $20,334. It takes the average student 4.39 years to graduate.


Brown University

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
10,333 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.00% which is lower than average. 60% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 90% are considered full time.


Rhode Island College

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
7,523 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,523. Graduates earn an average $33,600 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,838 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.70%. The average student takes 4.17 years to complete their degree at RWU.

General Education Careers in RI

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title RI Job Growth RI Median Salary
Education Professors 7% $75,530

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

Major Annual Graduates in RI
Teacher Education Grade Specific 316
Teacher Education Subject Specific 175
Special Education 150
Educational Administration 74
Student Counseling 50
Other Education 47
Teaching English or French 37
Multilingual Education 9

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