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General Education Schools in Wisconsin

728 students earned Education degrees in Wisconsin in the 2018-2019 year.

A General Education major is the 4th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 256
Master’s Degree 249
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 173
Post-Master’s Certificate 50
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 50

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.9%
  • White: 79.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 2.3%
General Education Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 990 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for General Education Jobs in Wisconsin

Education grads earn an average of $77,990 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 19 colleges in Wisconsin that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

157 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
25,731 Total Students

The 8.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $17,661. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it.

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
44,257 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.30%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
8,413 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 71%. A typical student attending UW - Stout will pay a net price of $15,945. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,200 a year.

#4

Edgewood College

Madison
84 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
2,038 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $25,340. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
8,766 Total Students

The 9.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,271 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years. 79% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $15,419.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
985 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 54% are considered full time. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.55 years to complete their degree at MBU.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
8,332 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. A typical student attending UW - Stevens Point will pay a net price of $14,192. Graduates earn an average $33,600 after graduation.

#9

Beloit College

Beloit
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
1,143 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,100 after graduation. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at Beloit.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
12,452 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.57 years. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

General Education Careers in WI

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Education Professors 5% $73,510

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,431
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,071
Educational Administration 995
Special Education 485
Curriculum & Instruction 228
Student Counseling 216
Teaching Assistant/Aide 91
Education Philosophy 69

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