Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Family & Consumer Sciences and the types of students that study this field. California State University-Long Beach awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but North Carolina Central University and South Carolina State University have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Family & Consumer Sciences. Tuition costs for General Family & Consumer Sciences majors are, on average, $6,032 for in-state public colleges, and $28,758 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Family & Consumer Sciences programs are Public, 4-year or above institutions.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Human Sciences in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Human Sciences is 42.8, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Human Sciences degrees, and White students earn the majority (2,398) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Family & Consumer Sciences field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Family & Consumer Sciences majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Family & Consumer Sciences majors need more than the average amount of Learning Strategies, Instructing, and Systems Evaluation.
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 General Family & Consumer Sciences 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 Learning Strategies is very distinctive for majors, but the Speaking, Learning Strategies, and Active Listening are the three most important skills for people in the field.