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General Education Schools in Georgia

116 students earned Education degrees in Georgia in the 2018-2019 year.

A General Education major is the 142nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Georgia

Education majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 50
Post-Master’s Certificate 29
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 29
Bachelor’s Degree 22
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Associate’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a education major is more popular with women than with men.

General Education Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 37.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 50.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 2.6%
General Education Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 1,530 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for General Education Jobs in Georgia

In this state, education grads earn an average of $83,270. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Georgia that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
8,458 Total Students

The average student takes 5.01 years to complete their degree at Augusta University. The student loan default rate of 6.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $54,100 after graduation.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,652 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, UGA grads earn an average salary of $39,900. This public school has an average net price of $13,971.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
3,911 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The average student takes 4.48 years to complete their degree at CAU. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#4

Piedmont College

Demorest
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,449 Total Students

37% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,894.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
34,316 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,519. In their early career, Georgia State grads earn an average salary of $35,200. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
7,038 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $11,160. Most students complete their degree in 4.85 years.

#7

Andrew College

Cuthbert
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
293 Total Students

In their early career, Andrew College grads earn an average salary of $22,400. An average student at Andrew College will pay a net price of $22,868. 9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

96% of the teachers are full time. The 5.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
11,211 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,278.

#10

LaGrange College

Lagrange
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,029 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,700 a year. It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate.

General Education Careers in GA

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Education Professors 13% $71,570

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to education.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 4,963
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,098
Educational Administration 830
Curriculum & Instruction 607
Instructional Media Design 524
Special Education 491
Student Counseling 376
Teaching English or French 114

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