Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in National Security Policy Studies and the types of students that study this field. Naval Postgraduate School awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Naval Postgraduate School and Angelo State University have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in National Security Policy Studies. Tuition costs for National Security Policy Studies majors are, on average, $5,472 for in-state public colleges, and $32,016 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with National Security Policy Studies programs are Public, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Social Sciences graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Elementary & secondary schools is the industry that employs the most Social Sciences majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Social Sciences majors, by average wage, is Tobacco manufacturing.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Social Sciences in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Social Sciences is 43, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Social Sciences degrees, and White students earn the majority (370) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the National Security Policy Studies field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. National Security Policy Studies majors need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that National Security Policy Studies majors need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Systems Analysis, and Negotiation.
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 National Security Policy Studies 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 Management of Financial Resources is very distinctive for
majors, but the Reading Comprehension, Speaking, and Critical Thinking are the three most important skills for people in the field.