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Secondary Education Schools in Missouri

468 Secondary Teaching students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Secondary Education is the 5th most popular major in the state out of a total 71 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 340
Master’s Degree 123
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1

Gender Distribution

In Missouri, a secondary teaching major is more popular with women than with men.

Secondary Education Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of secondary teaching majors in Missouri is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 84.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Secondary Education Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in Missouri

There are 27,930 people in the state and 1,051,570 people in the nation working in secondary teaching jobs.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in Missouri

A typical salary for a secondary teaching grad in the state is $54,280, compared to a typical salary of $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Missouri that offer secondary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,697 Total Students

In their early career, Missouri State grads earn an average salary of $32,000. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
16,441 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,400 a year. This public school has an average net price of $10,880.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
29,843 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 85% of students get financical aid.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,487 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $32,500 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
6,006 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,500 a year. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
11,071 Total Students

In their early career, Southeast Missouri State University grads earn an average salary of $29,700. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
9,139 Total Students

The average student takes 4.25 years to complete their degree at Maryville U. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#8

Webster University

Saint Louis
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
11,406 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.27 years. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

#9

Rockhurst University

Kansas City
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,145 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate.

#9

Drury University

Springfield
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,730 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This private institution charges an average net price of $18,595. The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at Drury University.

Secondary Education Careers in MO

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
High School Teachers 5% $48,170

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Elementary Education 1,373
Early Childhood Education 246
Middle School Education & Teaching 154
Teacher Development & Methodology 132
Teacher Education 118
Adult & Continuing Education 5

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