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Adult & Continuing Education Schools in Pennsylvania

107 students earned Adult and Continuing Ed degrees in Pennsylvania in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Adult & Continuing Education is the 25th most popular major out of a total 80 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Adult & Continuing Education Majors in Pennsylvania

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 81
Post-Master’s Certificate 15
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11

Gender Distribution

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

Adult & Continuing Education Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 13.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.3%
  • White: 63.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Adult & Continuing Education Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Adult & Continuing Education Grads in Pennsylvania

In this state, there are 12,840 people employed in jobs related to an adult and continuing ed degree, compared to 300,830 nationwide.

Adult & Continuing Education Jobs Nationwide vs. PA

Wages for Adult & Continuing Education Jobs in Pennsylvania

In this state, adult and continuing ed grads earn an average of $39,640. Nationwide, they make an average of $44,960.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate

The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at Penn State World Campus. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. 72% of students get financical aid.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
26,675 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $71,600 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $25,033. The 1.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#3

Point Park University

Pittsburgh
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
3,929 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at Point Park. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,174.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate

Graduates earn an average $40,100 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
10,559 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. The 7.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. A typical student attending IUP will pay a net price of $21,615.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
91,427 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 82% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $30,996.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
6,496 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 40%. The student loan default rate of 4.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
2,731 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

#8

Lincoln University

Lincoln University
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
2,241 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years. This public school has an average net price of $14,180.

Adult & Continuing Education Careers in PA

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

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 7% $36,780

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

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Early Childhood Education 1,635
Elementary Education 744
Secondary Education 538
Teacher Education 387
Middle School Education & Teaching 261
Teacher Development & Methodology 113
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 41
Montessori Teacher Education 2

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