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1,888 students earned Subject Specific Ed degrees in Illinois in the 2018-2019 year.

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

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 924
Master’s Degree 881
Post-Master’s Certificate 43
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 43
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 36
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 36
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 36
Associate’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

In Illinois, a subject specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of subject specific ed majors in Illinois is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 7.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 71.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 5.5%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Illinois

There are 214,090 people in the state and 4,833,480 people in the nation working in subject specific ed jobs.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Illinois

In this state, subject specific ed grads earn an average of $74,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $85,450.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 60 colleges in Illinois that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

276 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,695 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 83% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,843. It takes the average student 4.47 years to graduate.

189 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
4,317 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $35,300 after graduation.

157 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
20,878 Total Students

86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate is 3.90% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
16,609 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.59 years to graduate. A typical student attending NIU will pay a net price of $23,140. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.80%.

124 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,205 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

121 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
51,605 Total Students

The 1.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. In their early career, UIUC grads earn an average salary of $47,100.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,005 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. In their early career, NLU grads earn an average salary of $38,200. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
32,324 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,600 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,301.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
144 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 3 to 1. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years.

#10

DePaul University

Chicago
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
22,064 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $42,100 a year. 49% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in IL

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

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 14% $85,020
Business Professors 8% $81,000
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 6% $41,660
Coaches and Scouts 6% $28,370
Biological Science Professors 5% $72,880
Teachers 5% $0
Psychology Professors 5% $79,600
Middle School Teachers 4% $60,310
High School Teachers 4% $67,680
Elementary School Teachers 4% $59,070
Librarians 4% $55,380
Social Sciences Professors 2% $45,630
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 2% $61,950
Technical Education High School Teachers 2% $61,160
Mathematical Science Professors 2% $57,330
English Language and Literature Professors 2% $59,330
Education Professors 1% $52,560
History Professors 0% $80,660
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 0% $78,300
Technical Education Teachers 0% $70,890
Political Science Professors 0% $82,010
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 0% $65,020
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $83,060
Chemistry Professors 0% $77,460
Physics Postsecondary Professors 0% $82,740
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 0% $49,540
Home Economics Professors 0% $90,140
Environmental Science Professors 0% $85,830
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 0% $69,230
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 0% $82,660
Sociology Professors 0% $69,450
Economics Professors 0% $110,310
Geography Professors -7% $77,490

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,855
Educational Administration 1,753
Curriculum & Instruction 1,057
Special Education 939
General Education 386
Student Counseling 328
Instructional Media Design 243
Teaching English or French 234

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