Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Educational & Instructional Technology and the types of students that study this field. Johns Hopkins University awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Marlboro College-Graduate School and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Educational & Instructional Technology. Tuition costs for Educational & Instructional Technology majors are, on average, $6,917 for in-state public colleges, and $26,910 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Educational & Instructional Technology programs are Public, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Education graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Elementary & secondary schools is the industry that employs the most Education majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Education majors, by average wage, is Aluminum production & processing.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Education in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Education is 46.4, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Education degrees, and White students earn the majority (3,995) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Educational & Instructional Technology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Educational & Instructional Technology majors need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Educational & Instructional Technology majors need more than the average amount of Installation, Equipment Selection, and Troubleshooting.
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 Educational & Instructional 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 Installation is very distinctive for
majors, but the Reading Comprehension, Writing, and Critical Thinking are the three most important skills for people in the field.