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Elementary Education Schools in Wisconsin

1,071 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 70 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,010
Master’s Degree 55
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

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

Elementary Education Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 0.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 89.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 3.3%
Elementary Education Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 27,280 people employed in jobs related to an elementary teaching degree, compared to 1,410,970 nationwide.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Wisconsin

Elementary Teaching grads earn an average of $56,770 in the state and $62,200 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Wisconsin that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

147 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
16,410 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.40% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,695.

144 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
10,597 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.60% which is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,478. The average student takes 4.54 years to complete their degree at UW - La Crosse.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
13,059 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,166. It takes the average student 4.57 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

102 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
11,604 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.62 years to graduate. The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $38,500 after graduation.

84 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
43,463 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.30% which is lower than average. 82% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $45,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
6,135 Total Students

The 3.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. 60% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, UW - River Falls grads earn an average salary of $35,600.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
9,086 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,192. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 77% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
2,603 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,857. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 74% of the teachers are full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,955 Total Students

84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.79 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

#10

Carthage College

Kenosha
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
2,872 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 53%. This private institution charges an average net price of $27,764. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

Elementary Education Careers in WI

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 3% $55,860

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Early Childhood Education 814
Teacher Development & Methodology 344
Montessori Teacher Education 64
Secondary Education 59
Teacher Education 33
Middle School Education & Teaching 30
Adult & Continuing Education 14
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 2

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