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1,366 students earned Subject Specific Ed degrees in Massachusetts in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Teacher Education Subject Specific is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 14 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 811
Bachelor’s Degree 386
Post-Master’s Certificate 122
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 122
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 28
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 28
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 28
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 11
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 11
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 8

Gender Distribution

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

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.8%
  • White: 76.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 7.9%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Massachusetts

136,600 people in the state and 4,833,480 in the nation are employed in jobs related to subject specific ed.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Massachusetts

Subject Specific Ed grads earn an average of $92,670 in the state and $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Massachusetts that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

301 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
10,881 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,765. Most students complete their degree in 4.55 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

279 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
33,720 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $30,729. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 70% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.08 years to graduate.

#3

Lesley University

Cambridge
118 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
4,510 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,200 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 23% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.00%.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
7,706 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 98%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,265.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
2,891 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.30%.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
2,356 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. 100% of the teachers are full time. 25% of students get financical aid.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
5,456 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. It takes the average student 4.42 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Emerson College

Boston
44 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
4,930 Total Students

The 1.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#8

Springfield College

Springfield
44 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
3,110 Total Students

The average student takes 4.11 years to complete their degree at Springfield College. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $28,387.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
6,204 Total Students

The 5.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,900 a year.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in MA

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

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 30% $101,400
Business Professors 22% $94,440
Biological Science Professors 19% $89,320
Psychology Professors 19% $82,120
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 16% $72,780
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 16% $79,170
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 16% $87,000
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 16% $74,520
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 16% $115,380
Coaches and Scouts 15% $38,750
Education Professors 15% $70,280
Chemistry Professors 14% $93,350
Political Science Professors 14% $102,760
History Professors 14% $82,720
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 14% $79,710
Economics Professors 14% $110,630
English Language and Literature Professors 14% $72,120
Physics Postsecondary Professors 14% $105,980
Teachers 13% $0
Mathematical Science Professors 13% $75,910
Sociology Professors 13% $75,600
Social Sciences Professors 12% $72,640
Environmental Science Professors 12% $83,830
Middle School Teachers 11% $77,160
High School Teachers 11% $77,830
Elementary School Teachers 11% $78,770
Computer Science Professors 11% $96,720
Geography Professors 10% $87,530
Technical Education Teachers 10% $67,980
Technical Education High School Teachers 10% $82,550
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 9% $54,770
Librarians 8% $68,310
Vocational Education Professors 2% $58,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,738
General Education 1,862
Special Education 1,242
Educational Administration 674
Other Education 593
Curriculum & Instruction 541
Student Counseling 252
Teaching English or French 188

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