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Elementary Education Schools in Missouri

1,373 Elementary Teaching students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Elementary Education is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 71 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,168
Master’s Degree 192
Associate’s Degree 11
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 86.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
Elementary Education Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Missouri

25,670 people in the state and 1,410,970 in the nation are employed in jobs related to elementary teaching.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Missouri

A typical salary for a elementary teaching grad in the state is $49,860, compared to a typical salary of $62,200 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Missouri that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

192 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,453 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.53 years. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

153 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,988 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.55 years. 55% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $35,400 after graduation.

149 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,229 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,384. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it.

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
7,104 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate. This public school has an average net price of $12,207.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
30,014 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,480. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid. 72% of the teachers are full time.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
5,604 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,635. 95% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
10,637 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,700 a year.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,821 Total Students

In their early career, CMU CGES grads earn an average salary of $30,900. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#9

Lindenwood University

Saint Charles
48 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
8,392 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 1.60% which is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
5,309 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. It takes the average student 4.28 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

Elementary Education Careers in MO

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 5% $45,970

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Secondary Education 468
Early Childhood Education 246
Middle School Education & Teaching 154
Teacher Development & Methodology 132
Teacher Education 118
Adult & Continuing Education 5

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