Types of Degrees Other Education Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other education graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Master’s Degree in Other Education?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of other education majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||172|
|Hispanic or Latino||203|
Students from other countries are interested in Other Education, too. About 3.2% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- Saudi Arabia
- United Kingdom
- South Korea
Master’s Degree Starting Salary
The median early-career salary of other education students with a master’s degree is $47,650 a year according to 2017-2018 data from the U.S. Department of Education. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $42,450 (25th percentile) and $53,650 (75th percentile).
One thing to note here is that not all of these people may be working in careers related to other education.
Online Other Education Programs
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 340 schools offered some type of other education program. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||36||5|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||6||0|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||1||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||52||14|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||4||2|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||1||0|
Majors Related to Other Education
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to other education.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||100,925|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||43,516|
|Curriculum & Instruction||18,767|
|Instructional Media Design||7,063|
|Teaching English or French||5,407|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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