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Elementary Education Schools in Montana

349 students earned Elementary Teaching degrees in Montana in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Elementary Education is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 37 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Montana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 325
Associate’s Degree 18
Master’s Degree 5
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in MT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.6%
  • White: 81.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 14.0%
Elementary Education Majors in MT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Montana

There are 4,790 people in the state and 1,410,970 people in the nation working in elementary teaching jobs.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MT

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Montana

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 13 colleges in Montana that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
16,692 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,500 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 61% of the teachers are full time.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
10,487 Total Students

A typical student attending UM will pay a net price of $15,353. It takes the average student 4.62 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,300 a year.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
1,358 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 70%. In their early career, Montana Western grads earn an average salary of $27,000. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
4,416 Total Students

A typical student attending Montana State University - Billings will pay a net price of $14,005. It takes the average student 4.80 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

#5

Carroll College

Helena
20 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
1,231 Total Students

The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at Carroll Montana. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $25,674. 62% of the teachers are full time.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
690 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. The average student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree at SKC. The student loan default rate of 1.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
1,073 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,600 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,000 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 90% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.38 years.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
366 Total Students

An average student at BCC will pay a net price of $7,915. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 92% are considered full time.

#9

Stone Child College

Box Elder
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
318 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,493. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $10,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Elementary Education Careers in MT

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title MT Job Growth MT Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 2% $49,920

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

Major Annual Graduates in MT
Early Childhood Education 98
Secondary Education 16

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