Basic Certificate in Data Processing
Education Levels of Data Processing Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 592 students earned their basic certificate in data processing. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in data processing at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Data Processing Majors With Basic Certificate
More women than men pursue their basic certificate in data processing. About 60.3% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of data processing basic certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||214|
|Hispanic or Latino||37|
Below are some popular majors that are similar to data processing that offer basic certificate.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Computer Information Systems||10,889|
|Computer Systems Networking||5,591|
|Computer Software Applications||2,840|
*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Image Credit: By Kenneth Jensen under License
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