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Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools in Illinois

2,855 students earned Grade Specific Ed degrees in Illinois in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Teacher Education Grade Specific is the 1st most popular major out of a total 15 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in Illinois

Grade Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,881
Master’s Degree 754
Associate’s Degree 100
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 73
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 30
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 30
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

In Illinois, a grade specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of grade specific ed majors in Illinois is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 7.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.4%
  • White: 67.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Grade Specific Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 175,130 people employed in jobs related to a grade specific ed degree, compared to 3,929,020 nationwide.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs in Illinois

Grade Specific Ed grads earn an average of $55,750 in the state and $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 64 colleges in Illinois that offer grade specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

396 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
20,878 Total Students

The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Illinois State. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

326 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,005 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,200 after earning their degree at this institution. An average student at NLU will pay a net price of $14,303. Most students complete their degree in 5.00 years.

#3

DePaul University

Chicago
179 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
22,064 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.10% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. In their early career, DePaul grads earn an average salary of $42,100.

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
51,605 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.21 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,302.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
16,609 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $23,140. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,800 a year.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,125 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $16,713. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time. 91% of students get financical aid.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,205 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
13,061 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,100 a year. The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at SIUE. The full-time teacher rate is 73%.

#9

Lewis University

Romeoville
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
6,359 Total Students

The 3.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
7,806 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,851. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 79% are considered full time.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Careers in IL

Some of the careers grade specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 10% $29,090
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 9% $35,130
Teachers 5% $0
Kindergarten Teachers 4% $54,270
Middle School Teachers 4% $60,310
High School Teachers 4% $67,680
Elementary School Teachers 4% $59,070

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to grade specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,888
Educational Administration 1,753
Curriculum & Instruction 1,057
Special Education 939
General Education 386
Student Counseling 328
Instructional Media Design 243
Teaching English or French 234

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