Find Teaching Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

General Education in Rhode Island

Find Schools Near

General Education Schools in Rhode Island

In 2020-2021, 64 students earned their Education degrees in RI.

In this state, General Education is the 5th most popular major out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

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
Bachelor’s Degree 30
Master’s Degree 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.3%
  • Black or African American: 7.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.4%
  • White: 57.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.3%
  • Other Races: 12.5%

Jobs for General Education Grads in Rhode Island

In this state, there are 150 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.


Wages for General Education Jobs in Rhode Island

In this state, education grads earn an average of $79,080. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.


There are 3 colleges in Rhode Island that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
17,649 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.


Brown University

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
9,948 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 92%. Most students complete their degree in 4.15 years. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.80%.


Rhode Island College

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
7,072 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.70 years. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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 332
Teacher Education Subject Specific 162
Special Education 142
Educational Administration 114
Teaching English or French 45
Other Education 34
Student Counseling 22
Multilingual Education 11

View all majors related to General Education

View Nationwide General Education Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Teaching Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited education & teaching schools across the U.S.