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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in Tennessee

462 students earned Subject Specific Ed degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

A Teacher Education Subject Specific major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 249
Bachelor’s Degree 192
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 14
Post-Master’s Certificate 14
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7

Gender Distribution

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

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 9.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 81.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 4.1%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Tennessee

In this state, there are 94,060 people employed in jobs related to a subject specific ed degree, compared to 4,833,480 nationwide.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Tennessee

Subject Specific Ed grads earn an average of $59,740 in the state and $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 29 colleges in Tennessee that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
29,460 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. The 4.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

#2

Carson - Newman University

Jefferson City
54 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
2,725 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 9.00% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $18,906. 52% of the teachers are full time.

#3

Lee University

Cleveland
49 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
5,189 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 89% are considered full time.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,550 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,600 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 8.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
21,721 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,200 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#6

Lipscomb University

Nashville
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
4,595 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,900 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 98% of students get financical aid.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
11,048 Total Students

In their early career, Austin Peay State University grads earn an average salary of $29,200. Most students complete their degree in 4.66 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,018.

#8

Belmont University

Nashville
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
8,440 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.40% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Lane College

Jackson
19 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
1,267 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. 98% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,400 a year.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
21,685 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.74 years. 98% of students get financical aid.

#10

Vanderbilt University

Nashville
18 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
13,131 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. 72% of students get financical aid. 84% of the teachers are full time.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in TN

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

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Home Economics Professors 25% $59,410
Health Specialties Professors 24% $81,650
Business Professors 20% $70,770
Coaches and Scouts 18% $33,120
Biological Science Professors 17% $70,090
Psychology Professors 16% $65,170
Geography Professors 14% $69,750
Social Sciences Professors 14% $31,410
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $54,440
Mathematical Science Professors 13% $50,710
English Language and Literature Professors 13% $52,120
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 12% $59,940
Sociology Professors 12% $19,440
Vocational Education Professors 12% $47,150
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 12% $40,330
Teachers 12% $0
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 11% $61,860
Political Science Professors 11% $73,190
History Professors 11% $62,050
Education Professors 11% $61,200
Computer Science Professors 10% $74,380
Technical Education Teachers 10% $58,330
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 10% $56,930
Librarians 10% $53,920
Economics Professors 9% $115,120
Middle School Teachers 9% $50,310
High School Teachers 9% $52,020
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 9% $0
Elementary School Teachers 9% $51,080
Chemistry Professors 9% $68,940
Physics Postsecondary Professors 9% $71,320
Technical Education High School Teachers 8% $53,050
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 8% $74,270
Agricultural Sciences Professors 6% $88,000
Forestry & Conservation Science Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,667
Educational Administration 1,165
General Education 745
Curriculum & Instruction 577
Special Education 356
Student Counseling 256
Teaching English or French 81
Instructional Media Design 63

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