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Elementary Education Schools in Texas

In 2018-2019, 705 students earned their Elementary Teaching degrees in TX.

As a degree choice, Elementary Education is the 8th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Texas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 499
Master’s Degree 147
Associate’s Degree 53
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in TX Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 5.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 33.8%
  • White: 52.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 5.8%
Elementary Education Majors in TX Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Texas

There are 136,780 people in the state and 1,410,970 people in the nation working in elementary teaching jobs.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. TX

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Texas

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $56,520. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

140 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
32,264 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. A typical student attending UTSA will pay a net price of $13,849. The average student takes 4.82 years to complete their degree at UTSA.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
38,644 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
17,217 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
8,263 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#5

Lee College

Baytown
45 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,773 Total Students

51% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending Lee College will pay a net price of $6,114. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,175 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,105. The 7.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
4,766 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 90% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
13,144 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,951. The student loan default rate is 8.20% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
5,204 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Abilene Christian grads earn an average salary of $35,600. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $26,766.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
2,102 Total Students

The average student takes 4.54 years to complete their degree at Southwestern Assemblies of God University. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 54% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,900 a year.

Elementary Education Careers in TX

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title TX Job Growth TX Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 20% $56,380

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

Major Annual Graduates in TX
Early Childhood Education 1,695
Teacher Education 897
Secondary Education 380
Middle School Education & Teaching 187
Adult & Continuing Education 79
Teacher Development & Methodology 15

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