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General Education Schools in Kentucky

117 Education students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A General Education major is the 28th 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

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: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 0.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.6%
  • White: 90.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
General Education Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Kentucky

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

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for General Education Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a education grad in the state is $64,210, compared to a typical salary of $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Kentucky that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
10,195 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,759. It takes the average student 4.48 years to graduate. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,668 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.14 years.

#3

Union College Kentucky

Barbourville
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,333 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,586.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,589 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,900 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 57% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

#5

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
14,764 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at NKU. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
19,456 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. The student loan default rate of 9.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#7

Georgetown College

Georgetown
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,608 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $19,186. The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average.

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
Educational Administration 831
Teacher Education Grade Specific 756
Teacher Education Subject Specific 557
Curriculum & Instruction 503
Special Education 378
Student Counseling 322
Educational Assessment 39
Teaching English or French 25

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