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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Wisconsin

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

As a degree choice, Child Development & Family Studies is the 38th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 298
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 182
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 151
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 151
Associate’s Degree 31
Master’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.8%
  • Black or African American: 5.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.1%
  • White: 75.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 4.3%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Wisconsin

28,010 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. WI

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Wisconsin

Human Development grads earn an average of $37,230 in the state and $35,830 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

187 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
43,463 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,219. Of all the students who attend this school, 62% get financial aid.

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
8,770 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 71% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 3.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,945.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,037 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 74% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,395 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. 74% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,963 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 80% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,586. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,278 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,851. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, MATC grads earn an average salary of $26,500.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,250 Total Students

A typical student attending Madison College will pay a net price of $10,791. The full-time teacher rate is 35%. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,645 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $10,711. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,900 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 48% are considered full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,470 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. A typical student attending Moraine Park Technical College will pay a net price of $9,854.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,963 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. 67% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $30,800 after graduation.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in WI

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Social and Human Service Assistants 13% $34,780
Community and Social Service Specialists 8% $43,510
Farm and Home Management Advisors 7% $48,310
Childcare Workers 6% $21,300
Preschool Teachers 2% $24,250
Home Economics Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Textile & Apparel Studies 37
Housing 22
General Family & Consumer Sciences 20
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 16

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