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Adult & Continuing Education Schools in Virginia

33 students earned Adult and Continuing Ed degrees in Virginia in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Adult & Continuing Education is the 29th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Adult & Continuing Education Majors in Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 18
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 18
Master’s Degree 14
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Adult & Continuing Education Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.1%
  • Black or African American: 18.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 60.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 9.1%
  • Other Races: 3.0%
Adult & Continuing Education Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Adult & Continuing Education Grads in Virginia

6,970 people in the state and 300,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to adult and continuing ed.

Adult & Continuing Education Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Adult & Continuing Education Jobs in Virginia

In this state, adult and continuing ed grads earn an average of $42,910. Nationwide, they make an average of $44,960.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Virginia that offer adult and continuing ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
30,697 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 62% of the teachers are full time.

#2

James Madison University

Harrisonburg
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
21,751 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $21,281. Of all the students who attend this school, 63% get financial aid.

#3

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
34,683 Total Students

98% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Virginia Tech will pay a net price of $20,964. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $48,000 a year.

#4

Regent University

Virginia Beach
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
9,889 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,400 a year.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
37,316 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $44,900 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Adult & Continuing Education Careers in VA

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

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Elementary Education 667
Early Childhood Education 348
Teacher Development & Methodology 234
Secondary Education 154
Teacher Education 50
Middle School Education & Teaching 48
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 48

View all majors related to Adult & Continuing Education

View Nationwide Adult & Continuing Education Report

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