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General Education Schools in Kentucky

135 students earned Education degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

A General Education major is the 85th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Kentucky

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 95
Post-Master’s Certificate 22
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 22
Bachelor’s Degree 15
Associate’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 0.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 90.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
General Education Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 850 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for General Education Jobs in Kentucky

Education grads earn an average of $64,210 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
9,654 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 77% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,200 after earning their degree at this institution. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,357 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.14 years to graduate. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

#3

Union College Kentucky

Barbourville
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,140 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $21,586. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.04 years.

#4

Berea College

Berea
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,688 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $1,964. The 6.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 85%.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,591 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,773. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 57% of the teachers are full time.

#6

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
15,664 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,244. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,800 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
2,261 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $17,585.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
18,171 Total Students

In their early career, WKU grads earn an average salary of $28,200. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. 96% of students get financical aid.

#9

Georgetown College

Georgetown
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,484 Total Students

52% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,186. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

#9

Spalding University

Louisville
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
1,629 Total Students

An average student at Spalding will pay a net price of $23,596. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

General Education Careers in KY

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Education Professors 8% $60,140

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,737
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,238
Educational Administration 835
Special Education 582
Curriculum & Instruction 503
Student Counseling 322
Teaching Assistant/Aide 55
Teaching English or French 44

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