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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Alaska

In 2018-2019, 33 students earned their Human Development degrees in AK.

As a degree choice, Child Development & Family Studies is the 39th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Alaska

Human Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 23
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5
Bachelor’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

In Alaska, a human development major is more popular with women than with men.

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in AK Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of human development majors in Alaska is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.2%
  • White: 48.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 27.3%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in AK Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Alaska

There are 4,170 people in the state and 1,489,720 people in the nation working in human development jobs.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. AK

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Alaska

A typical salary for a human development grad in the state is $36,210, compared to a typical salary of $35,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Alaska that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
14,644 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,819. Graduates earn an average $36,000 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
7,404 Total Students

61% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $11,297. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in AK

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title AK Job Growth AK Median Salary
Social and Human Service Assistants 10% $38,260
Community and Social Service Specialists 8% $37,360
Preschool Teachers 6% $31,450
Childcare Workers 6% $26,930

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to human development.

Major Annual Graduates in AK
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 1

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