Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Business 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. Tuition costs for General Business 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 programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
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.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Business field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Business majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Business 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 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.