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Secondary Education Schools in West Virginia

170 students earned Secondary Teaching degrees in West Virginia in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Secondary Education is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 34 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in West Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 158
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 12
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 12

Gender Distribution

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

Secondary Education Majors in WV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.2%
  • White: 92.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 5.9%
Secondary Education Majors in WV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in West Virginia

3,790 people in the state and 1,051,570 in the nation are employed in jobs related to secondary teaching.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. WV

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in West Virginia

In this state, secondary teaching grads earn an average of $47,050. Nationwide, they make an average of $64,340.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

#1

Marshall University

Huntington
47 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
13,204 Total Students

In their early career, Marshall University grads earn an average salary of $28,500. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. 76% of the teachers are full time.

#2

Shepherd University

Shepherdstown
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
3,648 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,861. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 94% of students get financical aid.

#3

West Liberty University

West Liberty
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,526 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.67 years to complete their degree at West Liberty University.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,040 Total Students

60% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $9,161. The average student takes 4.46 years to complete their degree at Concord University.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
1,586 Total Students

60% of the teachers are full time. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,503.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
3,692 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 87% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,171 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,800 a year. 47% of the teachers are full time. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
19% Graduation Rate
509 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,700 a year. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
911 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $19,385. 99% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,500 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
1,294 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. In their early career, West Virginia Wesleyan grads earn an average salary of $31,000. The full-time teacher rate is 53%.

Secondary Education Careers in WV

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title WV Job Growth WV Median Salary
High School Teachers 8% $46,270

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

Major Annual Graduates in WV
Elementary Education 275
Teacher Development & Methodology 50
Middle School Education & Teaching 48
Teacher Education 34
Early Childhood Education 16
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 9

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