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Secondary Education Schools in Washington

In 2018-2019, 178 students earned their Secondary Teaching degrees in WA.

As a degree choice, Secondary Education is the 8th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 157
Bachelor’s Degree 21

Gender Distribution

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

Secondary Education Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.1%
  • White: 83.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 8.4%
Secondary Education Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 14,560 people employed in jobs related to a secondary teaching degree, compared to 1,051,570 nationwide.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in Washington

Secondary Teaching grads earn an average of $67,550 in the state and $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,529 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 1.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.25 years to graduate. In their early career, SPU grads earn an average salary of $37,400.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
2,814 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,087. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. The 2.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,142 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The 2.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,607 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.10% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 79%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,768.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
5,329 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. 76% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.80%.

#6

Walla Walla University

College Place
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
1,831 Total Students

An average student at Walla Walla U will pay a net price of $21,798. 100% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $40,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
11,658 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,175.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
1,339 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $26,932.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
3,062 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $23,821. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 3.40% which is lower than average.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,629 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it.

Secondary Education Careers in WA

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
High School Teachers 18% $68,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Early Childhood Education 2,562
Elementary Education 931
Teacher Education 313
Teacher Development & Methodology 194
Adult & Continuing Education 39
Montessori Teacher Education 1

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