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Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools in Virginia

1,582 students earned Grade Specific Ed degrees in Virginia in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Teacher Education Grade Specific is the 1st most popular major out of a total 14 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in Virginia

Grade Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 771
Bachelor’s Degree 559
Associate’s Degree 108
Post-Master’s Certificate 89
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 89
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 37
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 37
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 16
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

In Virginia, a grade specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of grade specific ed majors in Virginia is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 15.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 57.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 19.7%
Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Grade Specific Grads in Virginia

In this state, there are 101,400 people employed in jobs related to a grade specific ed degree, compared to 3,929,020 nationwide.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs in Virginia

In this state, grade specific ed grads earn an average of $65,550. Nationwide, they make an average of $58,370.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 28 colleges in Virginia that offer grade specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Liberty University

Lynchburg
941 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
85,586 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $27,883. It takes the average student 4.49 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,100 a year.

179 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
23,675 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
4,919 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. 62% of the teachers are full time.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
5,601 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.35 years. This public school has an average net price of $15,155. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

#5

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg
55 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
36,383 Total Students

67% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.60%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $48,000 a year.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
2,956 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private school has an average net price of $23,687. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

#7

Marymount University

Arlington
35 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
3,363 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.00% which is lower than average. This private institution charges an average net price of $24,933. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
4,488 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.70% which is lower than average. A typical student attending UMW will pay a net price of $21,483. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

#8

Shenandoah University

Winchester
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,791 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.32 years. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 58%.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
1,986 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 9.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Careers in VA

Some of the careers grade specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Teachers 14% $0
High School Teachers 12% $63,990
Middle School Teachers 12% $62,330
Kindergarten Teachers 12% $60,540
Elementary School Teachers 12% $63,040
Preschool Teachers 8% $30,680

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to grade specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,379
Educational Administration 1,340
Curriculum & Instruction 1,191
Special Education 1,103
General Education 999
Student Counseling 702
Other Education 239
Teaching English or French 107

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