Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Teacher Education and the types of students that study this field. Relay Graduate School of Education awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions and Relay Graduate School of Education have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Teacher Education. Tuition costs for Teacher Education majors are, on average, $6,813 for in-state public colleges, and $28,800 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Teacher Education programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Education in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Education is 46.3, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Education degrees, and White students earn the majority (4,669) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Teacher Education field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Teacher Education majors need many skills, but most especially Learning Strategies. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Teacher Education majors need more than the average amount of Learning Strategies, Instructing, and Social Perceptiveness.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Teacher Education majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Learning Strategies is very distinctive for majors, but the Learning Strategies, Speaking, and Instructing are the three most important skills for people in the field.