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Adult & Continuing Education Schools in New York

69 Adult and Continuing Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Adult & Continuing Education is the 39th most popular major in the state out of a total 84 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Adult & Continuing Education Majors in New York

Adult and Continuing Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 49
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 14
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 14
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 14
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

In New York, a adult and continuing ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Adult & Continuing Education Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of adult and continuing ed majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 18.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.6%
  • White: 58.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.8%
  • Other Races: 4.3%
Adult & Continuing Education Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Adult & Continuing Education Grads in New York

There are 36,370 people in the state and 300,830 people in the nation working in adult and continuing ed jobs.

Adult & Continuing Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Adult & Continuing Education Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a adult and continuing ed grad in the state is $56,060, compared to a typical salary of $44,960 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in New York that offer adult and continuing ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

27 Degrees in Major Awarded

In their early career, Teachers College grads earn an average salary of $60,000. The student loan default rate is 2.00% which is lower than average. 38% of the teachers are full time.

#2

Buffalo State

Buffalo
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,118 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,766. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

#3

SUNY Empire State College

Saratoga Springs
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
17% Graduation Rate
10,424 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.50%. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 20% are considered full time.

#4

Elmira College

Elmira
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
892 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.08 years.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
16,515 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.60%. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.07 years.

#5

Mercy College

Dobbs Ferry
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
9,031 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The student loan default rate is 8.20% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $13,774.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
16,043 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 39%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,041 Total Students

6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 4.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 39%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
30,008 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $54,700 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%.

Adult & Continuing Education Careers in NY

Some of the careers adult and continuing ed majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 23% $45,520

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to adult and continuing ed.

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Elementary Education 2,440
Teacher Education 1,278
Early Childhood Education 776
Secondary Education 470
Middle School Education & Teaching 53
Teacher Development & Methodology 13
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 5

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