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Total Degrees
Awarded in 2016
57,622
growing 1.28%
Median In-State
Public Tuition
$6,600
growing 1.38%
Median Out-of-State
Private Tuition
$29,500
growing 4.98%
Average Wage
$85,676
growing 3.07%
People in Workforce
10.5M
growing 1.61%
Average Employee Age
43.6
growing 0.39%

Institutions

Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Business & Commerce and the types of students that study this field. Indiana University-Bloomington awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Trine University-Arizona Regional Campus and Strayer University-Maryland have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Business & Commerce. Tuition costs for General Business & Commerce majors are, on average, $6,600 for in-state public colleges, and $29,500 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Business & Commerce programs are Public, 2-year institutions.

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Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Business graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Insurance carriers & related activities is the industry that employs the most Business majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Business majors, by average wage, is Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments.

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Diversity

Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Business in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Business is 43.6, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Business degrees, and White students earn the majority (31,295) of the degrees.

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Business & Commerce field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Business & Commerce majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Business & Commerce majors need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Management of Material Resources, 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 General Business & Commerce 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 Speaking, Reading Comprehension, and Critical Thinking are the three most important skills for people in the field.

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