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Secondary Education Schools in New York

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

As a degree choice, Secondary Education is the 18th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 410
Bachelor’s Degree 39
Post-Master’s Certificate 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 16
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5

Gender Distribution

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

Secondary Education Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 7.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.0%
  • White: 57.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 18.5%
Secondary Education Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in New York

In this state, there are 74,830 people employed in jobs related to a secondary teaching degree, compared to 1,051,570 nationwide.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a secondary teaching grad in the state is $85,300, compared to a typical salary of $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 40 colleges in New York that offer secondary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
13,395 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $29,883. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
52,885 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $42,397. 51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.04 years.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
21,718 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 43%. The 5.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#4

SUNY Empire State College

Saratoga Springs
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
17% Graduation Rate
10,440 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,412. The 6.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#4

Bard College

Annandale-On-Hudson
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
2,289 Total Students

72% of students get financical aid. The 4.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $28,800 after graduation.

#6

SUNY Plattsburgh

Plattsburgh
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
5,258 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $14,393. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,800 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%.

#7

Molloy College

Rockville Centre
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
5,113 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $28,977. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
4,301 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $57,700 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 73%. The 1.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#9

Nazareth College

Rochester
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
2,979 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.18 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

#9

Canisius College

Buffalo
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
3,102 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,103. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.20%.

#9

Yeshiva University

New York
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
5,357 Total Students

7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Yeshiva grads earn an average salary of $41,300. The student loan default rate of 2.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Secondary Education Careers in NY

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
High School Teachers 7% $81,290

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Elementary Education 2,440
Teacher Education 1,278
Early Childhood Education 776
Adult & Continuing Education 69
Middle School Education & Teaching 53
Teacher Development & Methodology 13
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 5

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