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Elementary Education Schools in Kansas

In 2018-2019, 1,173 students earned their Elementary Teaching degrees in KS.

In terms of popularity, Elementary Education is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 55 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Kansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 926
Master’s Degree 224
Associate’s Degree 21
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.6%
  • White: 81.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 8.1%
Elementary Education Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Kansas

There are 16,320 people in the state and 1,410,970 people in the nation working in elementary teaching jobs.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Kansas

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $51,020. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 31 colleges in Kansas that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

266 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
22,221 Total Students

A typical student attending K -State will pay a net price of $18,450. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

164 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
15,523 Total Students

54% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $34,000 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $12,340.

162 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
6,625 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. 73% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

126 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
5,796 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. The full-time teacher rate is 88%. This public school has an average net price of $14,166.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,778 Total Students

In their early career, WSU grads earn an average salary of $36,000. A typical student attending WSU will pay a net price of $14,876. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
27,690 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at KU.

#7

Newman University

Wichita
60 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
3,373 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. The student loan default rate of 6.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,000 a year.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
2,124 Total Students

60% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $32,700 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
6,571 Total Students

The average student takes 4.70 years to complete their degree at Washburn University. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,875 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,496. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,700 a year.

Elementary Education Careers in KS

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 5% $48,760

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

Major Annual Graduates in KS
Secondary Education 230
Teacher Education 68
Adult & Continuing Education 66
Teacher Development & Methodology 51
Early Childhood Education 50
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 18
Middle School Education & Teaching 7

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