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Elementary Education Schools in Indiana

1,600 students earned Elementary Teaching degrees in Indiana in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Elementary Education is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Indiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,350
Master’s Degree 140
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 51
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 51
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 35
Post-Master’s Certificate 35
Associate’s Degree 23
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 2.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 87.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Elementary Education Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Indiana

In this state, there are 26,520 people employed in jobs related to an elementary teaching degree, compared to 1,410,970 nationwide.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Indiana

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $52,360. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 41 colleges in Indiana that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

188 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,537 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 56%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.76 years.

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

The 5.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $34,000 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate.

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

87% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,900 a year.

99 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
10,208 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. In their early career, Indiana University - Purdue University - Fort Wayne grads earn an average salary of $30,800. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,827.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
12,144 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. In their early career, Indiana State grads earn an average salary of $31,800. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
4,882 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.30%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. 99% of the teachers are full time.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $10,605.

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

A typical student attending Purdue will pay a net price of $12,527. 69% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $44,800 after graduation.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,057 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 37% are considered full time.

Elementary Education Careers in IN

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 6% $49,590

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

Major Annual Graduates in IN
Early Childhood Education 989
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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