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Child Development & Family Studies in Oregon

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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Oregon

788 Human Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Child Development & Family Studies is the 14th most popular major out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 469
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 177
Associate’s Degree 55
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 41
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 41
Post-Master’s Certificate 21
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 21
Master’s Degree 20
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.1%
  • White: 55.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.6%
  • Other Races: 8.8%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Oregon

22,320 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. OR

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Oregon

A typical salary for a human development grad in the state is $38,020, compared to a typical salary of $35,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Oregon that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

291 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,719 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,969.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
25,321 Total Students

The average student takes 4.72 years to complete their degree at Portland State University. The full-time teacher rate is 55%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,861 Total Students

43% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. A typical student attending Lane Community College will pay a net price of $6,009.

#4

Rogue Community College

Grants Pass
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,634 Total Students

A typical student attending Rogue Community College will pay a net price of $8,030. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 17% are considered full time. In their early career, Rogue Community College grads earn an average salary of $22,200.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,347 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 82% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,099.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,308. The 8.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
417 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.90%. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 60% get financial aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,053 Total Students

In their early career, SWOCC grads earn an average salary of $23,400. 100% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,298.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,517 Total Students

77% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,355. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,270 Total Students

74% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,719. Graduates earn an average $27,900 after graduation.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in OR

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Farm and Home Management Advisors 23% $69,060
Preschool Teachers 16% $29,020
Childcare Workers 16% $24,680
Social and Human Service Assistants 15% $37,340
Community and Social Service Specialists 13% $40,680
Home Economics Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Human Sciences Business Services 80
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 48
Textile & Apparel Studies 21

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