Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Health Services and the types of students that study this field. University of Central Florida awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but University of Minnesota-Rochester and Azusa Pacific Online University have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Health Services. Tuition costs for General Health Services majors are, on average, $5,472 for in-state public colleges, and $28,825 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Health Services programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Health graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Hospitals is the industry that employs the most Health majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Health majors, by average wage, is Support activities for mining.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Health in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Health is 43.6, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Health degrees, and White students earn the majority (7,982) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Health Services field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Health Services majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Health Services majors need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, 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 General Health Services 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 Service Orientation is very distinctive for majors, but the Speaking, Active Listening, and Writing are the three most important skills for people in the field.