Ethnic Studies at Hunter College
Hunter is located in New York, New York and has a total student population of 24,052. Of the 3,597 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Hunter College in 2021, 25 of them were ethnic studies majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Ethnic Studies section at the bottom of this page.
Hunter Ethnic Studies Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Ethnic Studies
Hunter Ethnic Studies Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks ethnic studies programs across the country. The following shows how Hunter performed in these rankings.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The ethnic studies major at Hunter is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Ethnic Studies. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value Ethnic Studies Schools||5|
|Best Ethnic Studies Schools||54|
|Most Focused Ethnic Studies Bachelor’s Degree Schools||154|
Earnings of Hunter Ethnic Studies Graduates
The median salary of ethnic studies students who receive their bachelor's degree at Hunter is $39,111. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 34% higher than the national average of $29,213 for all ethnic studies bachelor's degree recipients.
Ethnic Studies Student Demographics at Hunter
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the ethnic studies majors at Hunter College.
Hunter Ethnic Studies Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 23% more racial-ethnic minorities in its ethnic studies bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Hunter College with a bachelor's in ethnic studies.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||6|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
Hunter also has a doctoral program available in ethnic studies. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Ethnic Studies Grads May Go Into
A degree in ethnic studies can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Hunter College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Interpreters and Translators||3,300||$68,940|
|Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors||1,510||$93,280|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Beyond My Ken under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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