Education at Queens College
QC is located in Queens, New York and approximately 19,700 students attend the school each year. Of the 3,652 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Queens College in 2021, 284 of them were education majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Education section at the bottom of this page.
QC Education Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Education
- Master’s Degree in Education
Online Classes Are Available at QC
If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.
For those who are interested in distance learning, QC does offer online courses in education for the following degree levels:
QC Education Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the education progam at QC compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The education major at QC is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Education. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Popular Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools||57|
|Most Popular Online Education Graduate Certificate Schools||89|
|Best Value Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools||167|
|Best Education Master’s Degree Schools||331|
|Best Value Education Master’s Degree Schools||466|
Education Student Demographics at QC
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the education majors at Queens College.
QC Education Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 38% more racial-ethnic minorities in its education bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Queens College with a bachelor's in education.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||11|
|Hispanic or Latino||102|
QC Education Master’s Program
In the education master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 52% of degree recipients. That is 22% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Queens College with a master's in education.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||26|
|Hispanic or Latino||110|
QC also has a doctoral program available in education. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Education
The following education concentations are available at Queens College. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at Queens College. A concentration may not be available for your level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||452|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||223|
|Teaching English or French||59|
- Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies
- Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
- Library Science
- Communication & Journalism
Careers That Education Grads May Go Into
A degree in education can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Queens College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Elementary School Teachers||82,590||$83,010|
|High School Teachers||74,830||$85,300|
|Middle School Teachers||39,950||$83,490|
|Self-Enrichment Education Teachers||31,840||$56,060|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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