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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in West Virginia

309 students earned Subject Specific Ed degrees in West Virginia in the 2020-2021 year.

As a degree choice, Teacher Education Subject Specific is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in West Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 221
Bachelor’s Degree 85
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 12.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.6%
  • White: 76.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.6%
  • Other Races: 3.2%

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in West Virginia

In this state, there are 23,180 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 West Virginia

A typical salary for a subject specific ed grad in the state is $53,790, compared to a typical salary of $85,450 nationwide.


There are 5 colleges in West Virginia that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

251 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
26,269 Total Students

The average student takes 4.40 years to complete their degree at WVU. Graduates earn an average $41,828 after graduation. The 6.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.


Marshall University

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
11,958 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. 77% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,351.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
576 Total Students

The average student takes 4.29 years to complete their degree at Bethany College West Virginia. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,085 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,066 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
738 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $18,230. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,339 a year.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in WV

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

Job Title WV Job Growth WV Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $50,500
Business Professors 18% $61,990
Economics Professors 17% $80,350
Chemistry Professors 15% $70,130
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 14% $37,270
Physics Postsecondary Professors 14% $71,810
Psychology Professors 13% $62,520
Sociology Professors 13% $50,010
Political Science Professors 13% $58,610
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 12% $50,860
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 12% $57,990
Biological Science Professors 12% $62,070
English Language and Literature Professors 11% $51,210
History Professors 11% $39,310
Environmental Science Professors 10% $73,460
Education Professors 10% $54,640
Coaches and Scouts 10% $40,640
Teachers 9% $0
Social Sciences Professors 9% $55,000
Computer Science Professors 9% $51,680
Middle School Teachers 8% $45,610
High School Teachers 8% $46,270
Librarians 7% $41,250
Elementary School Teachers 7% $44,620
Mathematical Science Professors 7% $50,550
Technical Education High School Teachers 7% $46,590
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 3% $32,960
Vocational Education Professors 1% $46,400

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

Major Annual Graduates in WV
Teacher Education Grade Specific 533
General Education 301
Educational Administration 207
Student Counseling 83
Special Education 46
Curriculum & Instruction 16
Teaching Assistant/Aide 8
Instructional Media Design 6

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