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Child Development & Family Studies in Florida

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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Florida

2,406 Human Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Child Development & Family Studies major is the 22nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Florida

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,552
Bachelor’s Degree 378
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 310
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 310
Master’s Degree 82
Associate’s Degree 73
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 25.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.3%
  • White: 40.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.7%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Florida

81,520 people in the state and 1,489,720 in the nation are employed in jobs related to human development.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Florida

In this state, human development grads earn an average of $31,900. Nationwide, they make an average of $35,830.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 48 colleges in Florida that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

264 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
42,450 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 86% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,744.

175 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,352 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,734. 29% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year.

160 Degrees in Major Awarded
31,289 Total Students

The 8.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,100 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 31% are considered full time.

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
646 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 47% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $21,422.

135 Degrees in Major Awarded
223 Total Students

70% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $18,200 a year. A typical student attending Brewster Technical College will pay a net price of $5,906.

#6

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale
132 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,976 Total Students

26% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,700 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending BC will pay a net price of $8,783.

#7

University of Florida

Gainesville
130 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,407 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,057. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 87%.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
742 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,972. Of all the students who attend this school, 39% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,833 Total Students

43% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $24,000 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

#10

Polk State College

Winter Haven
96 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,827 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $7,327. In their early career, Polk State grads earn an average salary of $26,900.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in FL

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Community and Social Service Specialists 20% $37,050
Social and Human Service Assistants 16% $31,630
Childcare Workers 16% $21,870
Preschool Teachers 14% $24,740
Farm and Home Management Advisors 14% $28,110
Home Economics Professors 11% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Textile & Apparel Studies 149
Housing 117
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 69
General Family & Consumer Sciences 3

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