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Elementary Education Schools in Oregon

564 Elementary Teaching students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Elementary Education is the 4th most popular major out of a total 51 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 244
Master’s Degree 219
Post-Master’s Certificate 74
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 74
Associate’s Degree 13
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 10
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 4
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 4

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.8%
  • White: 74.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 11.7%
Elementary Education Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Oregon

15,430 people in the state and 1,410,970 in the nation are employed in jobs related to elementary teaching.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Oregon

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $67,910. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Oregon that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
30,986 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $19,969. The student loan default rate of 3.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,278 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 53%.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
3,941 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
3,396 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 51%. In their early career, Lewis and Clark College grads earn an average salary of $32,100.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,978 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 98% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.60%.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,376 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.21 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. The student loan default rate is 2.50% which is lower than average.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
800 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.11 years. The full-time teacher rate is 97%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,866 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,700 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
4,280 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $33,959. Graduates earn an average $53,800 after graduation. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#10

Pacific University

Forest Grove
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,938 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.18 years to complete their degree at Pacific. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Elementary Education Careers in OR

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 9% $66,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Teacher Development & Methodology 621
Teacher Education 582
Early Childhood Education 294
Secondary Education 59
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 2
Middle School Education & Teaching 1

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