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General Education Schools in Minnesota

2,608 Education students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, General Education is the 7th most popular major out of a total 288 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Minnesota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 2,096
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 272
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 272
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 272
Post-Master’s Certificate 98
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 98
Bachelor’s Degree 77
Associate’s Degree 65

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 12.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 67.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 13.2%
General Education Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Minnesota

There are 1,120 people in the state and 60,930 people in the nation working in education jobs.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for General Education Jobs in Minnesota

Education grads earn an average of $74,010 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Minnesota that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Walden University

Minneapolis
1,735 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
50,360 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,800 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 7%.

286 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
5,560 Total Students

23% of the teachers are full time. The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, SMU MN grads earn an average salary of $38,300.

134 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
7,167 Total Students

It takes the average student 5.35 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

Hamline University

Saint Paul
83 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
3,526 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,492. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.40%.

#5

Capella University

Minneapolis
66 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
37,171 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 14% of the teachers are full time. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
3,692 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $25,604. It takes the average student 4.12 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 2.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
7,792 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,400 a year. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 5.39 years.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
972 Total Students

The average student takes 4.46 years to complete their degree at MLC. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.20%. An average student at MLC will pay a net price of $18,881.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
11,024 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.46 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 82%. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#10

Century College

White Bear Lake
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,891 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 43%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,071. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,100 a year.

General Education Careers in MN

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Education Professors 4% $68,090

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

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Teacher Education Grade Specific 3,003
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,632
Educational Administration 1,264
Special Education 810
Other Education 646
Curriculum & Instruction 477
Student Counseling 349
Teaching English or French 269

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