Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Public Policy Analysis and the types of students that study this field. Duke University awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Pardee RAND Graduate School and Princeton University have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Public Policy Analysis. Tuition costs for General Public Policy Analysis majors are, on average, $9,809 for in-state public colleges, and $43,535 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Public Policy Analysis programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Public Administration and Social Service graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Individual & family services is the industry that employs the most Public Administration and Social Service majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Public Administration and Social Service majors, by average wage, is Computer & peripheral equipment manufacturing.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Public Administration and Social Service in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Public Administration and Social Service is 43.4, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Public Administration and Social Service degrees, and White students earn the majority (2,536) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Public Policy Analysis field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Public Policy Analysis majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Public Policy Analysis majors need more than the average amount of Science, Operations Analysis, and Speaking.
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 Public Policy Analysis 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.