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2020 Highest Paid General Education Graduates in Rhode Island

29 Bachelor's Degrees

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Highest Paid General Education Graduates in Rhode IslandIn 2018-2019, 29 bachelor's degrees were awarded to general education students who went to a Rhode Island college or university. This makes it the #91 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.6% of all the education bachelor's degrees in the country. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Education Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

For this year's Highest Paid General Education Graduates in Rhode Island ranking, we looked at 1 colleges that offer a bachelor's in education.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

How Much Do General Education Majors Make After Graduation?

The average general education major who graduates from a school in Rhode Island earns about $0 per year during the early years of their career. That's not so great, since it is 100% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in education make more than those who graduate from schools in Rhode Island. The national average salary is $31,873.

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2020 Highest Paid General Education Grads in Rhode Island

The following colleges produce the highest paid education graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Education Graduates in Rhode Island


Brown University

Providence, RI

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Brown University. Located in the midsize city of Providence, Brown is a private not-for-profit school with a fairly large student population.

On average, education graduates from Brown take out $14,825 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree.

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Best General Education Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best General Education Colleges in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Massachusetts 225 227
Connecticut 176 0
New Hampshire 153 34
Maine 152 42
Vermont 148 35

One of 14 majors within the Education area of study, General Education has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 223
Special Education 92
Teacher Education Subject Specific 59
Other Education 1

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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