Education at University of Holy Cross
UHC is located in New Orleans, Louisiana and has a total student population of 1,246. Of the 104 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from University of Holy Cross in 2019, 9 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.
UHC Education Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Education
- Master’s Degree in Education
- Doctorate Degree in Education
Online Classes Are Available at UHC
Online courses are a good option for students who need a more flexible schedule that allows them to pursue an education when and where they want. Whether you're going to school part-time or full-time, you may find distance education the right choice for you.
UHC does offer online education options in education for the following degree levels for those interested in distance learning:
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Master’s Degree
UHC Education Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks education programs across the country. The following shows how UHC performed in these rankings.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The education major at UHC 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 Online Education Schools||282|
|Most Focused Colleges for Education||444|
|Most Popular Colleges for Education||1,448|
Education Student Demographics at UHC
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the education majors at University of Holy Cross.
UHC Education Bachelor’s Program
About 56% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in education at UHC are white. This is below average for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 20% 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 University of Holy Cross with a bachelor's in education.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
UHC Education Master’s Program
In the education master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 70% of degree recipients. That is 43% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Holy Cross with a master's in education.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||23|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
UHC also has a doctoral program available in education. In 2019, 12 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Education
If you plan to be a education major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from University of Holy Cross. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Curriculum & Instruction||11|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||6|
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 LA, the home state for University of Holy Cross.
|Occupation||Jobs in LA||Average Salary in LA|
|Elementary School Teachers||24,070||$48,740|
|High School Teachers||13,930||$51,810|
|Middle School Teachers||6,750||$49,960|
|Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors||4,970||$55,500|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Infrogmation of New Orleans under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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