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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in Virginia

14,965 Liberal Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Liberal Arts General Studies major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in Virginia

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 6,868
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5,710
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5,710
Bachelor’s Degree 2,251
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 110
Master’s Degree 18
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 8

Gender Distribution

In Virginia, a liberal arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in Virginia is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.9%
  • Black or African American: 13.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 60.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 6.8%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in Virginia

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in Virginia

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 54 colleges in Virginia that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

3,090 Degrees in Major Awarded
50,929 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,200 after graduation. 30% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

1,257 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,207 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 26% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

1,006 Degrees in Major Awarded
93% Graduation Rate
24,639 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 95% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.08 years.

914 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,144 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $6,837. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time.

751 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,445 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 30% of the teachers are full time. 62% of students get financical aid.

743 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,430 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

731 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,798 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. 20% of the teachers are full time. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

646 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,047 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,700 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,920.

568 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,941 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,105. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 28% of the teachers are full time.

519 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,099 Total Students

73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $27,100 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,660.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in VA

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

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