No results found
Show all results

Wood Science & Paper Technology&

STEM Major Add Comparison
Total Degrees
Awarded in 2016
104
growing 7.22%
Median In-State
Public Tuition
$8,715
growing 2.11%
Median Out-of-State
Private Tuition
N/A
N/A N/A
Average Wage
$67,785
growing 4.86%
People in Workforce
341,207
growing 7.94%
Average Employee Age
40.8
declining 0.59%

Institutions

Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Wood Science & Paper Technology and the types of students that study this field. North Carolina State University at Raleigh awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's and Itasca Community College have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Wood Science & Paper Technology. Tuition costs for Wood Science & Paper Technology majors are, on average, $8,715 for in-state public colleges, and N/A for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Wood Science & Paper Technology programs are Public, 4-year or above institutions.

Institutions

Tuition Costs for Common Institutions

Specialized Colleges

Degrees Awarded by County

Growth in Awarded Degrees

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Natural Resources & Conservation graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Administration of environmental quality & housing programs is the industry that employs the most Natural Resources & Conservation majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Natural Resources & Conservation majors, by average wage, is Nondepository credit & related activities.

Wages

Yearly Income for Common Jobs

Location

Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:

Occupations by Share

Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:

Industries by Share

Locations

Diversity

Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Natural Resources & Conservation in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Natural Resources & Conservation is 40.8, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Natural Resources & Conservation degrees, and White students earn the majority (71) of the degrees.

Workforce Age

Degrees Awarded

Dataset: Source:

Workforce Degrees

Dataset: Source:

Gender Imbalance for Common Institutions

Race & Ethnicity by Degrees Awarded

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Global Diversity

Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Wood Science & Paper Technology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Wood Science & Paper Technology majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Wood Science & Paper Technology majors need more than the average amount of Science, Operation and Control, and Management of Material Resources.

These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Wood Science & Paper Technology majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Science is very distinctive for majors, but the Speaking, Reading Comprehension, and Writing are the three most important skills for people in the field.

Radar Distribution

Dataset: Source:

Bar Chart

Dataset: Source:

Keep Exploring

Natural Resources & Conservation
2 Digit Course
Forestry
4 Digit Course
No results found
Loading Comparison