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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in Virginia

1,379 Subject Specific Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Teacher Education Subject Specific major is the 25th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 955
Master’s Degree 345
Post-Master’s Certificate 68
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 68
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 8
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 8
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

In Virginia, a subject specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of subject specific ed majors in Virginia is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 21.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.0%
  • White: 55.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 10.2%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in Virginia

There are 136,220 people in the state and 4,833,480 people in the nation working in subject specific ed jobs.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in Virginia

Subject Specific Ed grads earn an average of $69,480 in the state and $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in Virginia that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

409 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
29,757 Total Students

The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,400 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate.

257 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
23,675 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,500 a year. The student loan default rate is 6.90% which is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,680.

165 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
11,870 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average.

#4

Liberty University

Lynchburg
126 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
85,586 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.49 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 39%. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

118 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
37,863 Total Students

76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $20,321.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
4,365 Total Students

A typical student attending Virginia State will pay a net price of $15,899. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at Virginia State. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

#7

Regent University

Virginia Beach
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
10,365 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. 42 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

Longwood University

Farmville
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
4,468 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,500 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

#9

Ferrum College

Ferrum
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
1,050 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.42 years to complete their degree at Ferrum College.

#10

Shenandoah University

Winchester
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,791 Total Students

In their early career, Shenandoah grads earn an average salary of $37,300. The full-time teacher rate is 58%. An average student at Shenandoah will pay a net price of $29,001.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in VA

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

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 31% $0
Business Professors 22% $0
Psychology Professors 20% $66,930
Biological Science Professors 19% $69,400
Coaches and Scouts 18% $33,070
Sociology Professors 17% $66,800
Geography Professors 17% $0
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 16% $40,120
Physics Postsecondary Professors 16% $72,850
Economics Professors 15% $92,790
Chemistry Professors 14% $67,070
English Language and Literature Professors 14% $56,520
Political Science Professors 14% $0
Teachers 14% $0
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 14% $66,220
History Professors 14% $64,840
Mathematical Science Professors 13% $59,630
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors 13% $84,690
Computer Science Professors 12% $70,710
Librarians 12% $63,310
Middle School Teachers 12% $62,330
High School Teachers 12% $63,990
Elementary School Teachers 12% $63,040
Technical Education Teachers 11% $58,740
Technical Education High School Teachers 11% $62,260
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 10% $81,570
Vocational Education Professors 6% $50,660

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,582
Educational Administration 1,340
Curriculum & Instruction 1,191
Special Education 1,103
General Education 999
Student Counseling 702
Other Education 239
Teaching English or French 107

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