Associate’s Degree in Native American Languages
Education Levels of Native American Languages Majors
In 2018-2019, 7 earned their associate's degree in Native American languages. This makes it the 268th most popular associate's degree program in the country.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in Native American languages at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Native American Languages Majors With Associate’s Degree
More men than women pursue associate's degree in Native American languages. About 71.4% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of Native American languages associate’s degree students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Most Popular Native American Languages Programs for Associate’s Degree
There are 6 colleges that offer an associate’s degree in Native American languages. Learn more about the most popular 6 below:
The most popular school in the United States for Native American languages students seekingan associate's degree is Fort Peck Community College. Roughly 300 attend the school each year. The Native American languages program at Fort Peck Community College awarded 3 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 33% were women and 100% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
College of the Muscogee Nation comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in Native American languages. Roughly 200 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 2 associate's degree were handed out to Native American languages majors at College of the Muscogee Nation. Of these students, 50% were women and 100% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
The 3rd most popular school in the country for Native American languages majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Sitting Bull College. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $3,600 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $6,300 per year.
The Native American languages program at Sitting Bull College awarded 1 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.
The 3rd most popular school in the country for Native American languages majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Turtle Mountain Community College. The Native American languages program at Turtle Mountain Community College awarded 1 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.
Below are some popular majors that are similar to Native American languages that offer associate’s degree.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|American Sign Language||1,033|
|Linguistics & Literature||530|
|East Asian Languages||126|
|Other Foreign Language & Literature||27|
*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
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