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Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools in Illinois

2,855 Grade Specific Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Teacher Education Grade Specific major is the 17th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in Illinois

Grade Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,881
Master’s Degree 754
Associate’s Degree 100
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 73
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 30
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 30
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

In Illinois, a grade specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of grade specific ed majors in Illinois is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 7.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.4%
  • White: 67.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Teacher Education Grade Specific Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Grade Specific Grads in Illinois

175,130 people in the state and 3,929,020 in the nation are employed in jobs related to grade specific ed.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Teacher Education Grade Specific Jobs in Illinois

A typical salary for a grade specific ed grad in the state is $55,750, compared to a typical salary of $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 64 colleges in Illinois that offer grade specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

396 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
20,878 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 77% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

326 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,005 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 5.00 years to complete their degree at NLU.

#3

DePaul University

Chicago
179 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
22,064 Total Students

In their early career, DePaul grads earn an average salary of $42,100. An average student at DePaul will pay a net price of $28,410. Most students complete their degree in 4.22 years.

133 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
51,605 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 75%. Most students complete their degree in 4.21 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 62% get financial aid.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
16,609 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $23,140. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 75%.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,125 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.30% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $16,713.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,205 Total Students

The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Concordia University, Chicago. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
13,061 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,100 a year. It takes the average student 4.57 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.10%.

#9

Lewis University

Romeoville
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
6,359 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 40%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The average student takes 4.38 years to complete their degree at Lewis.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
7,806 Total Students

The 7.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,851. The average student takes 4.48 years to complete their degree at EIU.

Teacher Education Grade Specific Careers in IL

Some of the careers grade specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 10% $29,090
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 9% $35,130
Teachers 5% $0
Kindergarten Teachers 4% $54,270
Middle School Teachers 4% $60,310
High School Teachers 4% $67,680
Elementary School Teachers 4% $59,070

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to grade specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,888
Educational Administration 1,753
Curriculum & Instruction 1,057
Special Education 939
General Education 386
Student Counseling 328
Instructional Media Design 243
Teaching English or French 234

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