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General Education Schools in Missouri

307 students earned Education degrees in Missouri in the 2018-2019 year.

A General Education major is the 26th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 251
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 52
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 52
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 52
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.3%
  • Black or African American: 12.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 74.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.3%
  • Other Races: 8.1%
General Education Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in Missouri

In this state, there are 1,160 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for General Education Jobs in Missouri

In this state, education grads earn an average of $78,320. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Missouri that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
3,281 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.40%. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,821 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 100% of the teachers are full time.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,988 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 55%. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 6.20% which is lower than average.

#4

Fontbonne University

Saint Louis
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,199 Total Students

In their early career, Fontbonne University grads earn an average salary of $33,100. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,406.

#5

Park University

Parkville
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
11,415 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $16,185. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

#5

Rockhurst University

Kansas City
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
2,990 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.16 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

#7

Webster University

Saint Louis
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
9,860 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 4.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $33,700 after graduation.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
803 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,800 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,189.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
16,388 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,273. 65% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
16,191 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $27,427. The average student takes 4.07 years to complete their degree at WUSTL.

General Education Careers in MO

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Education Professors 18% $69,430

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Educational Administration 1,483
Teacher Education Grade Specific 541
Curriculum & Instruction 492
Student Counseling 452
Teacher Education Subject Specific 299
Special Education 293
Other Education 221
Instructional Media Design 156

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