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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in Washington

In 2018-2019, 567 students earned their Subject Specific Ed degrees in WA.

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 Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 340
Master’s Degree 169
Post-Master’s Certificate 23
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 23
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 17
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11
Associate’s Degree 7

Gender Distribution

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

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.6%
  • Black or African American: 0.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.5%
  • White: 71.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.9%
  • Other Races: 9.9%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 100,560 people employed in jobs related to a subject specific ed degree, compared to 4,833,480 nationwide.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Washington

A typical salary for a subject specific ed grad in the state is $72,020, compared to a typical salary of $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 29 colleges in Washington that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

211 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
11,658 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 5.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. A typical student attending CWU will pay a net price of $15,175.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,142 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 68%. In their early career, WWU grads earn an average salary of $35,400. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
12,410 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.71 years. In their early career, EWU grads earn an average salary of $34,600. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,150.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
47,576 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,900 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,001.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,607 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 79%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,768.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,529 Total Students

The 1.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. An average student at SPU will pay a net price of $28,400. It takes the average student 4.25 years to graduate.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
3,062 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.40%. In their early career, PLU grads earn an average salary of $36,200. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,141 Total Students

A typical student attending South Seattle will pay a net price of $9,252. 66% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $31,200 after graduation.

#9

Walla Walla University

College Place
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
1,831 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. In their early career, Walla Walla U grads earn an average salary of $40,100. 100% of the teachers are full time.

#10

Gonzaga University

Spokane
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
7,537 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,100 a year. The average student takes 5.09 years to complete their degree at Gonzaga.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in WA

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

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 38% $140,010
Home Economics Professors 25% $61,470
Environmental Science Professors 25% $76,060
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 22% $72,350
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 21% $65,090
Physics Postsecondary Professors 20% $69,470
Chemistry Professors 20% $61,610
Computer Science Professors 20% $66,060
Economics Professors 20% $70,300
Education Professors 20% $65,570
Sociology Professors 19% $62,980
Teachers 19% $0
Political Science Professors 19% $74,760
Vocational Education Professors 19% $58,190
Biological Science Professors 19% $68,110
Social Sciences Professors 19% $62,680
Technical Education High School Teachers 18% $69,160
High School Teachers 18% $68,740
Middle School Teachers 18% $67,000
English Language and Literature Professors 18% $57,250
Business Professors 18% $65,390
Elementary School Teachers 18% $65,780
Psychology Professors 18% $62,490
Forestry & Conservation Science Professors 18% $103,980
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 18% $85,380
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 18% $60,400
Mathematical Science Professors 18% $63,030
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 18% $61,280
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 18% $50,970
Technical Education Teachers 18% $70,250
Coaches and Scouts 17% $35,430
Librarians 17% $72,690
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 17% $50,920
History Professors 16% $63,790
Geography Professors 11% $66,240
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $88,800

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 4,218
General Education 535
Educational Administration 451
Special Education 238
Student Counseling 167
Teaching English or French 136
Curriculum & Instruction 136
Other Education 38

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