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Early Childhood Education Schools in Indiana

989 Child development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Early Childhood Education is the 4th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Early Childhood Education Majors in Indiana

Child development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 277
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 277
Associate’s Degree 270
Bachelor’s Degree 163
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 157
Master’s Degree 120
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

In Indiana, a child development major is more popular with women than with men.

Early Childhood Education Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of child development majors in Indiana is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 11.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.2%
  • White: 74.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Early Childhood Education Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Early Childhood Education Grads in Indiana

There are 8,510 people in the state and 555,680 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Early Childhood Education Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Early Childhood Education Jobs in Indiana

A typical salary for a child development grad in the state is $27,250, compared to a typical salary of $34,410 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in Indiana that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

632 Degrees in Major Awarded
72,689 Total Students

A typical student attending Ivy Tech Community College will pay a net price of $5,955. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,057 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 37%.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,410 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 6.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
22,443 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.32 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,000 after earning their degree at this institution. 90% of students get financical aid.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,138 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 19% are considered full time.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
45,500 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,800 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $12,527. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
10,705 Total Students

The 5.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, USI grads earn an average salary of $30,900. 94% of students get financical aid.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
43,260 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $39,900 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
10,006 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. 86% of students get financical aid.

#10

Martin University

Indianapolis
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
9% Graduation Rate
279 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $14,095. 100% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 5.33 years to complete their degree at Martin University.

Early Childhood Education Careers in IN

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 9% $25,220
Kindergarten Teachers 7% $48,470

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

Major Annual Graduates in IN
Elementary Education 1,600
Secondary Education 339
Teacher Education 256
Teacher Development & Methodology 111
Adult & Continuing Education 59
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 36
Middle School Education & Teaching 9

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