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Total Students
88,738
Total Males
17,793 (20%)

Total Females
70,945 (80%)
 

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All Education Bachelors degree Programs::

Major Students Females Males
Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education 127 (.1%) 118 (92.9%) 9 (7.1%)
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 126 (.1%) 117 (92.9%) 9 (7.1%)
Multicultural Education 1 (%) 1 (100%) 0
Curriculum and Instruction 205 (.2%) 152 (74.1%) 53 (25.9%)
Curriculum and Instruction 205 (.2%) 152 (74.1%) 53 (25.9%)
Education, General 3,499 (3.9%) 2,873 (82.1%) 626 (17.9%)
Education, General 3,499 (3.9%) 2,873 (82.1%) 626 (17.9%)
Education, Other 1,570 (1.8%) 1,158 (73.8%) 412 (26.2%)
Education, Other 1,570 (1.8%) 1,158 (73.8%) 412 (26.2%)
Educational Administration and Supervision 451 (.5%) 366 (81.2%) 85 (18.8%)
Adult and Continuing Education Administration 3 (%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 165 (.2%) 147 (89.1%) 18 (10.9%)
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision 44 (%) 34 (77.3%) 10 (22.7%)
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship 117 (.1%) 111 (94.9%) 6 (5.1%)
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration 9 (%) 7 (77.8%) 2 (22.2%)
Urban Education and Leadership 113 (.1%) 66 (58.4%) 47 (41.6%)
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research 213 (.2%) 180 (84.5%) 33 (15.5%)
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other 6 (%) 5 (83.3%) 1 (16.7%)
Learning Sciences 207 (.2%) 175 (84.5%) 32 (15.5%)
Educational/Instructional Media Design 45 (.1%) 22 (48.9%) 23 (51.1%)
Educational/Instructional Technology 45 (.1%) 22 (48.9%) 23 (51.1%)
International and Comparative Education 43 (%) 39 (90.7%) 4 (9.3%)
International and Comparative Education 43 (%) 39 (90.7%) 4 (9.3%)
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education 16 (%) 8 (50%) 8 (50%)
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education 16 (%) 8 (50%) 8 (50%)
Special Education and Teaching 8,975 (10.1%) 8,050 (89.7%) 925 (10.3%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs 539 (.6%) 517 (95.9%) 22 (4.1%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs 415 (.5%) 379 (91.3%) 36 (8.7%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs 25 (%) 21 (84%) 4 (16%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs 31 (%) 26 (83.9%) 5 (16.1%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed 26 (%) 24 (92.3%) 2 (7.7%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism 11 (%) 8 (72.7%) 3 (27.3%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances 49 (.1%) 39 (79.6%) 10 (20.4%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 90 (.1%) 80 (88.9%) 10 (11.1%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation 158 (.2%) 142 (89.9%) 16 (10.1%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities 128 (.1%) 110 (85.9%) 18 (14.1%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments 61 (.1%) 33 (54.1%) 28 (45.9%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 234 (.3%) 204 (87.2%) 30 (12.8%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments 186 (.2%) 181 (97.3%) 5 (2.7%)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness 21 (%) 17 (81%) 4 (19%)
Special Education and Teaching, General 6,680 (7.5%) 5,980 (89.5%) 700 (10.5%)
Special Education and Teaching, Other 321 (.4%) 289 (90%) 32 (10%)
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 1 (%) 0 1 (100%)
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 1 (%) 0 1 (100%)
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 49,837 (56.2%) 44,533 (89.4%) 5,304 (10.6%)
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching 54 (.1%) 44 (81.5%) 10 (18.5%)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 12,681 (14.3%) 12,203 (96.2%) 478 (3.8%)
Elementary Education and Teaching 28,495 (32.1%) 25,910 (90.9%) 2,585 (9.1%)
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 2,516 (2.8%) 1,871 (74.4%) 645 (25.6%)
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching 1,140 (1.3%) 1,092 (95.8%) 48 (4.2%)
Montessori Teacher Education 10 (%) 10 (100%) 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 3,370 (3.8%) 2,088 (62%) 1,282 (38%)
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 149 (.2%) 127 (85.2%) 22 (14.8%)
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 1,422 (1.6%) 1,188 (83.5%) 234 (16.5%)
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 23,359 (26.3%) 13,137 (56.2%) 10,222 (43.8%)
Agricultural Teacher Education 601 (.7%) 412 (68.6%) 189 (31.4%)
Art Teacher Education 940 (1.1%) 817 (86.9%) 123 (13.1%)
Biology Teacher Education 369 (.4%) 230 (62.3%) 139 (37.7%)
Business Teacher Education 159 (.2%) 81 (50.9%) 78 (49.1%)
Chemistry Teacher Education 85 (.1%) 44 (51.8%) 41 (48.2%)
Computer Teacher Education 67 (.1%) 62 (92.5%) 5 (7.5%)
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 117 (.1%) 98 (83.8%) 19 (16.2%)
Earth Science Teacher Education 31 (%) 13 (41.9%) 18 (58.1%)
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 1,943 (2.2%) 1,551 (79.8%) 392 (20.2%)
Environmental Education 2 (%) 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 260 (.3%) 247 (95%) 13 (5%)
Foreign Language Teacher Education 86 (.1%) 72 (83.7%) 14 (16.3%)
French Language Teacher Education 32 (%) 27 (84.4%) 5 (15.6%)
Geography Teacher Education 4 (%) 1 (25%) 3 (75%)
German Language Teacher Education 11 (%) 8 (72.7%) 3 (27.3%)
Health Occupations Teacher Education 15 (%) 15 (100%) 0
Health Teacher Education 1,410 (1.6%) 969 (68.7%) 441 (31.3%)
History Teacher Education 526 (.6%) 233 (44.3%) 293 (55.7%)
Latin Teacher Education 3 (%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%)
Mathematics Teacher Education 1,690 (1.9%) 1,104 (65.3%) 586 (34.7%)
Music Teacher Education 3,385 (3.8%) 1,888 (55.8%) 1,497 (44.2%)
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 7,741 (8.7%) 3,365 (43.5%) 4,376 (56.5%)
Physics Teacher Education 33 (%) 10 (30.3%) 23 (69.7%)
Psychology Teacher Education 4 (%) 4 (100%) 0
Reading Teacher Education 151 (.2%) 132 (87.4%) 19 (12.6%)
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education 14 (%) 7 (50%) 7 (50%)
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist 1 (%) 1 (100%) 0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 478 (.5%) 313 (65.5%) 165 (34.5%)
Social Science Teacher Education 444 (.5%) 185 (41.7%) 259 (58.3%)
Social Studies Teacher Education 1,230 (1.4%) 527 (42.8%) 703 (57.2%)
Spanish Language Teacher Education 299 (.3%) 226 (75.6%) 73 (24.4%)
Speech Teacher Education 19 (%) 13 (68.4%) 6 (31.6%)
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 195 (.2%) 121 (62.1%) 74 (37.9%)
Technical Teacher Education 156 (.2%) 73 (46.8%) 83 (53.2%)
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education 261 (.3%) 49 (18.8%) 212 (81.2%)
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 597 (.7%) 236 (39.5%) 361 (60.5%)
Teaching Assistants/Aides 4 (%) 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Teacher Assistant/Aide 4 (%) 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language 393 (.4%) 306 (77.9%) 87 (22.1%)
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor 367 (.4%) 287 (78.2%) 80 (21.8%)
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language, Other 26 (%) 19 (73.1%) 7 (26.9%)
All majors information based on most-recent available data from the 2016 enrollment cycle