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General Education Schools in Colorado

442 students earned Education degrees in Colorado in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, General Education is the 10th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Colorado

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 421
Post-Master’s Certificate 21
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 21

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.3%
  • White: 77.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 8.6%
General Education Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Colorado

1,240 people in the state and 60,930 in the nation are employed in jobs related to education.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for General Education Jobs in Colorado

Education grads earn an average of $65,180 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Colorado that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

136 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
25,645 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.00%. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years. This public school has an average net price of $15,446.

124 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
13,437 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.45 years to graduate.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,034 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,200. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.80%.

#4

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
9,492 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 52%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. A typical student attending Colorado Mesa will pay a net price of $18,840.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
20,192 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,100 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. The 7.70% student loan default rate is lower than average.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
6,736 Total Students

The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at Colorado State University - Pueblo. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,900 a year.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
7,907 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 45% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 3.70% which is lower than average.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,319 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,100 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,922.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
665 Total Students

17% of the teachers are full time. The 5.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

General Education Careers in CO

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Education Professors 24% $61,260

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Educational Administration 886
Curriculum & Instruction 364
Teacher Education Grade Specific 231
Special Education 221
Multilingual Education 214
Student Counseling 88
Teacher Education Subject Specific 88
Educational Assessment 40

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