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Elementary Education Schools in Arizona

2,543 students earned Elementary Teaching degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Elementary Education is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 61 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,364
Master’s Degree 849
Associate’s Degree 220
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 108
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 108
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2
Post-Master’s Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 9.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 19.7%
  • White: 57.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 11.8%
Elementary Education Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 22,510 people employed in jobs related to an elementary teaching degree, compared to 1,410,970 nationwide.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Arizona

Elementary Teaching grads earn an average of $44,430 in the state and $62,200 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 32 colleges in Arizona that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

1,141 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
96,211 Total Students

In their early career, Grand Canyon University grads earn an average salary of $28,400. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

397 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
30,733 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. In their early career, NAU grads earn an average salary of $34,400. It takes the average student 4.37 years to graduate.

355 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
94,724 Total Students

An average student at UOPX - Arizona will pay a net price of $15,123. 81% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 4% are considered full time.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
53,286 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.33 years to graduate. The 6.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,512 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. This public school has an average net price of $3,817. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $8,840. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at ASU - West.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,351 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $29,600 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
411 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average. 32% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,243 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.51 years. The 6.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Elementary Education Careers in AZ

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 10% $43,720

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Early Childhood Education 1,229
Secondary Education 1,111
Teacher Education 120
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 42
Teacher Development & Methodology 40
Adult & Continuing Education 23

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