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Teacher Education Subject Specific in New Mexico

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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in New Mexico

In 2020-2021, 289 students earned their Subject Specific Ed degrees in NM.

In terms of popularity, Teacher Education Subject Specific is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 14 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in New Mexico

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 193
Master’s Degree 85
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7
Associate Degree 4

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.1%
  • Black or African American: 3.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 43.6%
  • White: 39.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.4%
  • Other Races: 8.0%

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 23,310 people employed in jobs related to a subject specific ed degree, compared to 4,833,480 nationwide.


Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a subject specific ed grad in the state is $56,750, compared to a typical salary of $85,450 nationwide.


There are 7 colleges in New Mexico that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

161 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
22,311 Total Students

90% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 8.80% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,266 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 73% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.41 years to graduate. A typical student attending ENMU - Main Campus will pay a net price of $8,961.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
2,777 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,518. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
14,227 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,814 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 77%. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
1,686 Total Students

A typical student attending New Mexico Tech will pay a net price of $14,836. 8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $52,334 a year.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
23% Graduation Rate
2,896 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. In their early career, Western New Mexico University grads earn an average salary of $28,635.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
21,398 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,172 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. A typical student attending CNM will pay a net price of $3,322.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in NM

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

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $133,800
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 20% $0
Political Science Professors 17% $0
Biological Science Professors 15% $63,230
Business Professors 15% $83,080
Economics Professors 14% $0
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 13% $65,320
Social Sciences Professors 11% $89,880
History Professors 10% $62,340
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 10% $18,000
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 9% $49,340
Psychology Professors 9% $72,520
Education Professors 8% $63,220
Chemistry Professors 8% $0
Computer Science Professors 8% $78,070
English Language and Literature Professors 7% $52,070
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 7% $37,240
Physics Postsecondary Professors 7% $0
Librarians 7% $48,450
Teachers 7% $0
High School Teachers 5% $53,710
Middle School Teachers 5% $50,980
Elementary School Teachers 5% $52,950
Mathematical Science Professors 5% $53,440
Technical Education High School Teachers 4% $49,180
Geography Professors 0% $0
Sociology Professors 0% $0
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Teacher Education Grade Specific 782
General Education 219
Student Counseling 176
Special Education 144
Educational Administration 99
Curriculum & Instruction 50
Educational Assessment 35
Education Philosophy 18

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