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Jobs for Early Childhood Education Grads in Tennessee

In this state, there are 9,620 people employed in jobs related to a child development degree, compared to 555,680 nationwide.

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Wages for Early Childhood Education Jobs in Tennessee

A typical salary for a child development grad in the state is $32,630, compared to a typical salary of $34,410 nationwide.

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There are 18 colleges in Tennessee that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

121 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
11,728 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,952.

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29 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

The 9.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,200 a year. This public school has an average net price of $12,464.

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29 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
13,713 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 60%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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Milligan University

Milligan College
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
1,338 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,806. The full-time teacher rate is 99%. The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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14 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
10,177 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $32,800 after graduation. A typical student attending Tennessee Tech University will pay a net price of $15,929.

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9 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
2,188 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 95% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.70%.

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#7

Lee University

Cleveland
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
5,204 Total Students

An average student at Lee University will pay a net price of $17,696. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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6 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
1,918 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

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5 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
1,116 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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#10

Carson - Newman University

Jefferson City
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
2,911 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.18 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

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#10

Welch College

Gallatin
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
358 Total Students

The 9.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at Welch. The full-time teacher rate is 45%.

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Early Childhood Education Careers in TN

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 9% $28,040
Kindergarten Teachers 9% $48,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Elementary Education 482
Teacher Education 449
Secondary Education 184
Teacher Development & Methodology 183
Middle School Education & Teaching 111

View all majors related to Early Childhood Education

View Nationwide Early Childhood Education Report

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