2023 Spanish Language Teacher Education Students
There are about 1,057 students enrolled in Spanish Language Teacher Education in the USA.
Not Very Diverse
Compared to national avg.
Vs. National Avg.
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Spanish Language Teacher Education is a more popular major among students of color than white students. It has the 5th largest share of latino students. 49% of the US' Spanish Language Teacher Education majors are latino students, followed by white students (49%), asian students (2%), and black students (0%). The most ethnically diverse college* in the top 100 is University of Illinois at Chicago located in Chicago, IL.
Moreover, Spanish Language Teacher Education very heavily skews female, more so 88% of subjects. A little greater than 5 in 6 students majoring in Spanish Language Teacher Education identify as women. The most gender balanced school in the top 100 is St. Joseph's College-Long Island in Patchogue, NY.
Another important type of diversity is socioeconomic diversity. Unfortunately, Spanish Language Teacher Education ranks in the bottom 13% of subjects income diversity. 35% of its students come from homes with a sub $30,000 income, 18% are from families with $30,000 to $48,000 annual incomes, and 20% grew up in households with $110,000 plus annual incomes. University of Nebraska-Lincoln is the most economically diverse institution in the top 100.
Considering each type of diversity, overall NE is the most diverse state for Spanish Language Teacher Education. The Mid East is the most diverse region, and the Horizon League is the most diverse conference.
* diversity calculations and comparisons are based on Simpson's Diversity Index
** other races is used to refer to non asian, black, latino, or white
Socioeconomic Diversity (By Household Income)
Under 30k: 35%
30k - 48k: 18%
48k - 75k: 16%
75k - 110k: 12%
Over 110k: 20%
In State: 81%
Out of State: 12%