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Secondary Education Schools in Nevada

In 2018-2019, 198 students earned their Secondary Teaching degrees in NV.

As a degree choice, Secondary Education is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 105
Associate’s Degree 56
Master’s Degree 29
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 3

Gender Distribution

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

Secondary Education Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.5%
  • Black or African American: 1.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.7%
  • White: 62.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.6%
Secondary Education Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in Nevada

5,930 people in the state and 1,051,570 in the nation are employed in jobs related to secondary teaching.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in Nevada

Secondary Teaching grads earn an average of $57,910 in the state and $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Nevada that offer secondary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
20,993 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
31,171 Total Students

The average student takes 4.98 years to complete their degree at UNLV. In their early career, UNLV grads earn an average salary of $36,500. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.50%.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
33,942 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 99%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

#4

Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
755 Total Students

The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at SNC. The student loan default rate of 9.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This private school has an average net price of $24,737.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,852 Total Students

In their early career, Great Basin College grads earn an average salary of $25,600. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,502. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,316 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 72% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

#7

Nevada State College

Henderson
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
5,584 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Secondary Education Careers in NV

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
High School Teachers 22% $57,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Elementary Education 358
Early Childhood Education 101
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 12
Adult & Continuing Education 7
Teacher Education 4
Teacher Development & Methodology 3

View all majors related to Secondary Education

View Nationwide Secondary Education Report

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