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2022 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

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295

Graduates Per Year

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$46K

Average Salary

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#323

Most Popular Major

Popularity

Somewhat Unpopular

295

95% NATIONAL AVG

Diplomas Received Last Year

215

12% NATIONAL AVG

Colleges Offering this Degree

Most Popular Degrees

322

Gerontology

298

323

Spanish Language Teacher Education

295

Cost

Very Affordable

$15,686

51% NATIONAL AVG

Median Degree Cost

Most Expensive Degrees

387

Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling

$15,968

388

Spanish Language Teacher Education

$15,686

389

Home Economics Teacher Education

$14,301

Salary

Average Salary

$35,831

7% NATIONAL AVG

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

Average Salary

179

English Teacher Education

$35,831

180

Spanish Language Teacher Education

$35,831

181

Agricultural Teacher Education

$35,831

Professors

Students

Not Very Diverse

3.3/5

9.82% NATIONAL AVG

Student Diversity Index

Most Diverse

287

Construction Engineering Technology

288

Spanish Language Teacher Education

289

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SUMMARY

Studying Spanish Language Teacher Education is a valuable choice and ordinarily an essential first step for undergraduates wishing to enter a career as a spanish teacher, a spanish tutor, or a spanish instructor. In fact, spanish language teacher education is a ​unique major coming in at the 323rd most popular major. Last academic year, there were 295 spanish language teacher education diplomas received. In-state tuition for spanish language teacher education at private schools is, on average, 2.1 times more expensive than their public equivalents.

There are 215 institutions that offer spanish language teacher education. This number of universities is fairly average in terms of the number of institutions which offer each degree. If you're looking to immerse yourself with other spanish language teacher education undergrads, consider schools in New York which have more undergraduates admitted to spanish language teacher education than any other state. More generally, the top region to get a degree in spanish language teacher education is in the Great Lakes region with University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Hope College best representing the region. Interestingly, our pick of the top conference to study spanish language teacher education is the Independent Southeast Region with University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras representing the conference. That said, our belief is that the best college for spanish language teacher education is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. You might also want to check out our list of the best colleges.

The overall best school does not have to be the best school for you. There might be a bunch of angels to weigh when choosing ​university. Things like campus amenities, transportation services, and food might affect your feelings of where to go to college. At Authority, we weighed the pros and cons for you. If, for example, you are interested in which spanish language teacher education school has the top campus, the answer is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If, for example, you are very interested in which university has the top campus, then we have a whole page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through student reviews, government databases, professor reviews, and more to compare all U.S. majors in an unbiased and informative way. Here you can explore our well researched list for the universities with the best student life and, from that list, our pick of the school with the best student life for spanish language teacher education is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Curious why? Continue reading to find out more about Authority's top recommendations. Some of our conclusions might shock you.

If price is a significant factor in your choice of where you attend school, you might be cautious about Bethel University. Bethel University is our most expensive university for spanish language teacher education, at least regarding out of state attendance. We do have an entire page for the most expensive universities that might put the cost at Bethel University into perspective. Additionally, you could be interested to know that spanish language teacher education is the 388th most expensive degree in America, with an average associated cost of $15,700. To zoom out a little, the most expensive state for spanish language teacher education in the nation is Michigan with tuition and fees at the main university, Hope College, of $34,990. To zoom out even further, the most costly region for spanish language teacher education is the Great Lakes region which is best demonstrated with University of Illinois at Chicago with a cost of $26,224, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a cost of $33,127, and Hope College with a cost of $34,990.

Our cheapest region for spanish language teacher education is the Rocky Mountains region which is represented by Brigham Young University-Idaho with a cost of $4,208 and Brigham Young University-Provo with a cost of $5,790. On the bright side, the most affordable school for spanish language teacher education is Brigham Young University-Idaho. Our full list of the most affordable universities can be found here.

In-state students can anticipate paying in the neighborhood of $9,500 for a degree in spanish language teacher education. The cost increases intensely to a median of $20,000 for an out-of-state public-school undergrad. On that note, our choice for the university with the best value for spanish language teacher education: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. On this page you will find our comprehensive list about the universities we see as being the best value in general. Do know, this section is based on the assumption that you are an out-of-state student. The value proposition changes when in-state tuition is considered, but as we do not know what state(s) you might qualify for in-state tuition, we are approaching this discussion through out-of-state tuition costs.

Earnings for spanish language teacher education majors vary widely, but within two-years of completing the major students will typically earn in the neighborhood of $45,900. There can be much variation in earnings; top positions can bring in up to $91,100. Straight out of university, the lowest earning positions within the spanish language teacher education field make $22,900, which is an alright wage. The top earning graduates from spanish language teacher education studied at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and if you are looking for schools with all of the highest earning graduates, Authority has that too.

The general diversity of spanish language teacher education lies below average, coming in the 27th percentile of all programs. The university with the highest composite diversity for spanish language teacher education is CUNY Queens College and here you can find our comprehensive list of the universities with the most diversity. The financial diversity of Spanish Language Teacher Education stands only in the 13th percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is actually above financial diversity, in the 36th percentile. Black undergraduates compose 0% of students majoring in spanish language teacher education. Additionally, 84% of undergrads seeking a spanish language teacher education major are women.

We have insufficient professors data for spanish language teacher education to make the conclusions we normally would have made in this sentence. As we including information beyond just rankings it becomes clear that the school with the overall best instructors for spanish language teacher education is University of Nebraska-Lincoln. One will find an explanation of our ever evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, along with some of the best professors in the U.S.

Finally, the most difficult college to get into for spanish language teacher education is Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo. While we are unsure why you would be interested, we have an extensive list of the hardest colleges to get into. That being said, we hope you understand that considering higher education with a lens only formed from superlatives can create problems. We at Authority encourage you to read our more nuanced pages on different universities and peruse a couple of our background pages on beneficial details to look for as your school search continues.

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Brigham Young University-Provo

#1 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Brigham Young University-Provo is a very large private university located in Provo, UT ranked 233rd in the nation. It has a total of 35,951 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 67.49% acceptance rate. Brigham Young University-Provo offers 310 different majors and is best known for its Family Systems, Portuguese Language and Literature, and Spanish Language Teacher Education programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $5,790 per year, Brigham Young University-Provo is very inexpensive. 66.32% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, entering the labor market. Open graduating, alumni go on to earn around $59,700 per year, which is 44% over the national median.

Provo, UT

www.byu.edu

A-

Rating

67%

Acceptance

39,233

Students

#233

Ranking

$5,790

Tuition

University of Illinois at Chicago

#2 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

University of Illinois at Chicago is a very large public university located in Chicago, IL ranked 15th in Illinois. It has a total of 22,460 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 72.7% of applicants. University of Illinois at Chicago offers 287 different majors and is best known for its History Teacher Education, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Medical Records Administration programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $10,584 for students from Illinois and $24,276 for those from out-of-state, University of Illinois at Chicago is somewhat moderately pricey. 63.02% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, entering the workforce. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to draw near $54,300 per year, which is 31% over the national median.

Chicago, IL

www.uic.edu

B+

Rating

73%

Acceptance

34,529

Students

#360

Ranking

$24,276

Tuition

CUNY Queens College

#3 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

CUNY Queens College is a large public institution located in Queens, NY ranked 63rd in New York. It has a total of 20,505 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 48.79% acceptance rate. CUNY Queens College offers 209 different majors and is best known for its Teaching English as a Second Language, Labor Studies, and Spanish Language Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 1st, 3rd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $6,930 for in-state students and $14,880 for those from out-of-state, CUNY Queens College is reasonably priced. 50.4% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to bring in more or less $48,200 per year, which is 16% greater than the national median.

Queens, NY

https://www.qc.cuny.edu

B

Rating

49%

Acceptance

24,148

Students

#449

Ranking

$14,880

Tuition

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

#4 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a very large public university located in Champaign, IL ranked 117th in the US. It has a total of 35,883 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting nearly three out of every five applicants. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers 372 different majors and is best known for its Civil Engineering, Food Science, and Architectural Technology programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $12,036 for in-state students and $29,178 for those from out-of-state, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is reasonably costly. 80.23% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment. After college, alumni go on to draw about $61,500 per year, which is 48% greater than the national median.

Champaign, IL

www.illinois.edu/

A

Rating

59%

Acceptance

54,985

Students

#117

Ranking

$29,178

Tuition

Bethel University

#5 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Bethel University is a small private institution located in Saint Paul, MN ranked 15th in Minnesota. It has a total of 2,941 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 78.52% acceptance rate. Bethel University offers 96 different majors and is best known for its Pastoral Counseling, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Teaching English as a Second Language programs (nationally ranked 5th, 5th, and 8th respectively). With an annual tuition of $38,300 per year, Bethel University is rather expensive. 56.69% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, employment. Open graduating, alumni go on to bring in more or less $47,300 per year, which is 14% over the national median.

Saint Paul, MN

https://www.bethel.edu

B-

Rating

79%

Acceptance

4,639

Students

#611

Ranking

$38,300

Tuition

Hope College

#6 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Hope College is a small private liberal arts college located in Holland, MI ranked 14th in Michigan. It has a total of 3,280 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting nearly 85.7% of applicants. Hope College offers 61 different majors and is best known for its Spanish Language Teacher Education, Accounting and Business Management, and Mathematics Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 6th, 7th, and 20th respectively). With an annual tuition of $34,990 per year, Hope College is somewhat moderately expensive. 60.18% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to make close to $46,200 per year, which is 11% over the national median.

Holland, MI

https://www.hope.edu

B-

Rating

86%

Acceptance

3,280

Students

#602

Ranking

$34,990

Tuition

St. Joseph's College-Long Island

#7 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

St. Joseph's College-Long Island is a small private university located in Patchogue, NY ranked 74th in New York. It has a total of 3,538 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 72.99% acceptance rate. St. Joseph's College-Long Island offers 79 different majors and is best known for its Special Education and Teaching, Social Studies Teacher Education, and Mathematics Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $28,590 per year, St. Joseph's College-Long Island is reasonably pricey. 67.12% of students graduate starting the next phase of their lives, working.

Patchogue, NY

sjcny.edu

B-

Rating

73%

Acceptance

4,794

Students

#551

Ranking

$28,590

Tuition

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

#8 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a very large public university located in Lincoln, NE ranked 3rd in Nebraska. It has a total of 22,433 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 78.23% acceptance rate. University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers 276 different majors and is best known for its Agronomy and Crop Science, Business Teacher Education, and Family and Consumer Economics programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,560 for in-state students and $24,000 for those from out-of-state, University of Nebraska-Lincoln is somewhat moderately pricey. 59.04% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. Open graduating, alumni go on to earn near $46,400 per year, which is 12% above the national median.

Lincoln, NE

www.unl.edu/

B+

Rating

78%

Acceptance

28,686

Students

#339

Ranking

$24,000

Tuition

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

#9 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is a large public university located in San Juan, PR ranked 4th in Puerto Rico. It has a total of 12,153 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 48.81% of applicants. University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras offers 124 different majors and is best known for its Drawing, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Teaching English as a Second Language programs (nationally ranked 6th, 9th, and 12th respectively). With an annual tuition of $3,968 for students from Puerto Rico and $5,952 for those from out-of-state, University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is quite cheap. 47.13% of students graduate starting the next phase of their lives, entering the workforce.

San Juan, PR

www.uprrp.edu

C+

Rating

49%

Acceptance

15,664

Students

#867

Ranking

$5,952

Tuition

Brigham Young University-Idaho

#10 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Brigham Young University-Idaho is a very large private associates college located in Rexburg, ID ranked 6th in Idaho. It has a total of 68,597 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 95.77% of applicants. Brigham Young University-Idaho offers 98 different majors and is best known for its Soil Sciences, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Biology Teacher Education programs, which are all nationally ranked 10th. With an annual tuition of $4,208 per year, Brigham Young University-Idaho is very low-priced. 48.53% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn near $42,700 per year, which is 3% over the national median.

Rexburg, ID

www.byui.edu

C

Rating

96%

Acceptance

68,597

Students

#1570

Ranking

$4,208

Tuition

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo

#11 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo is a small private college located in Arecibo, PR ranked 8th in Puerto Rico. It has a total of 4,025 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, accepting 25.93% of applicants. Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo offers 50 different majors and is best known for its Spanish Language Teacher Education, Office Management and Supervision, and Teaching English as a Second Language programs (nationally ranked 11th, 13th, and 15th respectively). With an annual tuition of $4,560 per year, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo is very cheap. 27.08% of students graduate starting the next phase of their lives, working. Open graduating, alumni go on to take home roughly $19,800 per year, which is 52% less than the national median.

Arecibo, PR

www.arecibo.inter.edu/

C

Rating

26%

Acceptance

4,432

Students

#1389

Ranking

$4,560

Tuition

Saint Cloud State University

#13 Best Colleges for Spanish Language Teacher Education

Saint Cloud State University is a large public institution located in Saint Cloud, MN ranked 33rd in Minnesota. It has a total of 13,967 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 90.04% of applicants. Saint Cloud State University offers 208 different majors and is best known for its Biology Teacher Education, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling programs (nationally ranked 7th, 13th, and 18th respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,394 for students from Minnesota and $15,686 for those from out-of-state, Saint Cloud State University is moderately priced. 44.41% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, entering the workforce. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to bring in roughly $44,200 per year, which is 6% over the national median.

Saint Cloud, MN

www.stcloudstate.edu

C

Rating

90%

Acceptance

16,326

Students

#1509

Ranking

$15,686

Tuition