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Kindergarten/Preschool Education Schools in New Mexico

69 Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Kindergarten/Preschool Education is the 11th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Kindergarten/Preschool Education Majors in New Mexico

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 37
Associate’s Degree 23
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 9
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 9

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a kindergarten/preschool education and teaching major is more popular with women than with men.

Kindergarten/Preschool Education Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of kindergarten/preschool education and teaching majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 10.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 43.5%
  • White: 29.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.9%
  • Other Races: 14.5%
Kindergarten/Preschool Education Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Kindergarten/Preschool Education Grads in New Mexico

3,650 people in the state and 555,680 in the nation are employed in jobs related to kindergarten/preschool education and teaching.

Kindergarten/Preschool Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Kindergarten/Preschool Education Jobs in New Mexico

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching grads earn an average of $34,100 in the state and $34,410 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in New Mexico that offer kindergarten/preschool education and teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
2,787 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $10,072. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.69 years to graduate.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,193 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,178. In their early career, Western New Mexico University grads earn an average salary of $24,900.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,327 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,043 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Graduates earn an average $21,700 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Kindergarten/Preschool Education Careers in NM

Some of the careers kindergarten/preschool education and teaching majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 8% $29,820
Kindergarten Teachers 6% $51,490

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to kindergarten/preschool education and teaching.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Early Childhood Education 346
Elementary Education 316
Secondary Education 190
Teacher Education 87
Teacher Development & Methodology 51

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