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139 students earned Grade Specific Ed degrees in District of Columbia in the 2020-2021 year.

As a degree choice, Teacher Education Grade Specific is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in District of Columbia

Grade Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 83
Bachelor’s Degree 51
Associate Degree 5

Gender Distribution

In District of Columbia, a grade specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of grade specific ed majors in District of Columbia is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 23.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.4%
  • White: 46.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 13.7%

Jobs for Teacher Education Grade Specific Grads in District of Columbia

In this state, there are 10,330 people employed in jobs related to a grade specific ed degree, compared to 3,929,020 nationwide.


Wages for Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs in District of Columbia

Grade Specific Ed grads earn an average of $58,370 in the state and $58,370 nationwide.


There are 6 colleges in District of Columbia that offer grade specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:


American University

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
14,001 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.70%. An average student at The American University will pay a net price of $40,088. The average student takes 4.05 years to complete their degree at The American University.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
27,017 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 1.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $62,584 after earning their degree at this institution.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
5,366 Total Students

The 2.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
1,846 Total Students

The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at Trinity College. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 29% are considered full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
3,725 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 87% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,237 a year.


Howard University

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
10,859 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.23 years to graduate. 77% of the teachers are full time. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Careers in DC

Some of the careers grade specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 18% $50,180
Middle School Teachers 17% $71,640
Preschool Teachers 17% $38,210
Elementary School Teachers 16% $77,220
High School Teachers 15% $62,500
Kindergarten Teachers 14% $54,510

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to grade specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in DC
Educational Administration 355
Special Education 101
General Education 79
Teaching English or French 46
International Education 45
Student Counseling 43
Other Education 33
Curriculum & Instruction 30

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