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Elementary Education Schools in Alabama

1,169 Elementary Teaching students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

An Elementary Education major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Alabama

Elementary Teaching majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 767
Master’s Degree 365
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 32
Post-Master’s Certificate 32
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a elementary teaching major is more popular with women than with men.

Elementary Education Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of elementary teaching majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.2%
  • Black or African American: 15.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.3%
  • White: 78.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 4.2%
Elementary Education Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Alabama

In this state, there are 23,850 people employed in jobs related to an elementary teaching degree, compared to 1,410,970 nationwide.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Alabama

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $49,850. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Alabama that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

189 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
5,653 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. 49% of the teachers are full time. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

136 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,100 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $22,232. The 5.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,400 a year.

125 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,400 a year.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
9,021 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.79 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,700 a year. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,702 Total Students

In their early career, UNA grads earn an average salary of $28,600. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,557.

97 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,397 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Graduates earn an average $31,500 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,941 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $33,400 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $39,500 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 86%.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,005. In their early career, UAB grads earn an average salary of $35,100.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
5,188 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending AUM will pay a net price of $12,680. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Elementary Education Careers in AL

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 3% $50,680

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to elementary teaching.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Secondary Education 538
Teacher Education 271
Early Childhood Education 228
Adult & Continuing Education 78
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 21

View all majors related to Elementary Education

View Nationwide Elementary Education Report

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