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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in Pennsylvania

2,006 Subject Specific Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Teacher Education Subject Specific major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in Pennsylvania

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,269
Bachelor’s Degree 527
Post-Master’s Certificate 148
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 148
Associate’s Degree 27
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 18
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 18
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 17

Gender Distribution

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

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 84.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Pennsylvania

210,460 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. PA

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Pennsylvania

In this state, subject specific ed grads earn an average of $89,300. Nationwide, they make an average of $85,450.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 77 colleges in Pennsylvania that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Wilkes University

Wilkes-Barre
396 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
4,680 Total Students

The average student takes 4.25 years to complete their degree at Wilkes. In their early career, Wilkes grads earn an average salary of $41,400. 93% of students get financical aid.

#2

Drexel University

Philadelphia
112 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
24,205 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $53,400 after graduation. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#3

Temple University

Philadelphia
105 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
38,794 Total Students

The average student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree at Temple. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $23,536. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.10%.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
6,842 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.36 years. Graduates earn an average $32,300 after graduation.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
32,686 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate. A typical student attending Pitt will pay a net price of $28,758.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
8,778 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. 85% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $33,900 after graduation.

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,195 Total Students

88% of the teachers are full time. 93% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Kutztown University will pay a net price of $22,282.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
26,675 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.13 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 58% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 74% are considered full time.

#9

Holy Family University

Philadelphia
64 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
3,110 Total Students

An average student at Holy Family will pay a net price of $14,230. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%. Graduates earn an average $40,400 after graduation.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
91,427 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. In their early career, Penn State University Park grads earn an average salary of $40,100.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in PA

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

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $79,920
Business Professors 17% $73,570
Biological Science Professors 14% $84,070
Psychology Professors 13% $78,740
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 9% $72,070
Teachers 8% $0
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 8% $55,830
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 8% $71,890
History Professors 8% $83,200
Economics Professors 8% $109,360
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 8% $84,320
Sociology Professors 8% $74,180
Coaches and Scouts 8% $31,760
Chemistry Professors 8% $83,690
Mathematical Science Professors 8% $77,660
Home Economics Professors 8% $0
English Language and Literature Professors 8% $69,670
Education Professors 8% $63,530
Political Science Professors 8% $90,030
Physics Postsecondary Professors 7% $88,720
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 7% $31,770
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 7% $88,360
Computer Science Professors 7% $87,390
Social Sciences Professors 7% $69,100
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 7% $85,000
Geography Professors 6% $90,260
Environmental Science Professors 6% $83,020
Middle School Teachers 6% $65,270
High School Teachers 6% $62,990
Elementary School Teachers 5% $63,900
Agricultural Sciences Professors 5% $102,150
Technical Education Teachers 5% $83,980
Technical Education High School Teachers 4% $64,500
Librarians 3% $55,770
Vocational Education Professors 2% $52,570

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

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 3,828
Educational Administration 1,962
Special Education 1,781
General Education 1,094
Student Counseling 542
Curriculum & Instruction 427
Other Education 345
Instructional Media Design 342

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