Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication and the types of students that study this field. San Francisco State University awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Carolina School of Broadcasting and Clark Atlanta University have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication. Tuition costs for Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication majors are, on average, $6,470 for in-state public colleges, and $28,100 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Communications graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Elementary & secondary schools is the industry that employs the most Communications majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Communications majors, by average wage, is Petroleum refining.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Communications in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Communications is 39.6, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Communications degrees, and White students earn the majority (478) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication majors need more than the average amount of Negotiation, Coordination, and Persuasion.
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 Other Radio, Television, & Digital Communication 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 Negotiation is very distinctive for
majors, but the Speaking, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening are the three most important skills for people in the field.