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Education at University of Connecticut

We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. In addition, we cover how UCONN ranks in comparison to other schools with education programs.

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Education Degrees Available at UCONN

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education
  • Master’s Degree in Education
  • Doctorate Degree in Education

UCONN Education Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for education majors, UCONN came in at #16. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #1 in Connecticut.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Education Colleges for Veterans 123
Most Focused Colleges for Education 1,078

Popularity of Education at UCONN

During the 2017-2018 academic year, University of Connecticut handed out 147 bachelor's degrees in education. Due to this, the school was ranked #173 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 1% over the previous year when 148 degrees were handed out.

In 2018, 235 students received their master’s degree in education from UCONN. This makes it the #167 most popular school for education master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 17 students received their doctoral degrees in education in 2018, making the school the #229 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Education Student Diversity at UCONN

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the education majors at University of Connecticut.

UCONN Education Bachelor’s Program

Of the 147 students who graduated with a Bachelor’s in education from UCONN in 2018, 26% were men and 74% were women.

UCONN Gender Breakdown of Education Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at UCONN are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 65% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Connecticut with a bachelor's in education.

Ethnic Diversity of Education Majors at University of Connecticut
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 9
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 7
White 95
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 33

UCONN Education Master’s Program

Of the 235 students who earned a master's degree in Education from UCONN in 2017-2018, 29% were men and 71% were women.

UCONN Gender Breakdown of Education Master's Degree Grads

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at UCONN are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 61% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Connecticut with a master's in education.

Ethnic Diversity of Education Majors at University of Connecticut
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 13
Black or African American 13
Hispanic or Latino 15
White 144
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 48

Areas of Concentration for Education

Education students may decide to concentrate in one of the following focus areas. Individual focus areas may not be available for all degree levels.

Concentration Annual Graduates
Curriculum & Instruction 167
Teacher Education Subject Specific 90
Special Education 79
Educational Administration 67
Teacher Education Grade Specific 51
Other Education 19
General Education 17
Educational Assessment 13
Instructional Media Design 8
Student Counseling 7

Majors Similar to Education

Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Sciences 862
Psychology 571
Communication & Journalism 437
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 243
History 92

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