Other Interdisciplinary Studies
Types of Degrees Other Interdisciplinary Studies Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other multi/interdisciplinary studies graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Other Interdisciplinary Studies?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of other interdisciplinary studies majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||3,427|
|Hispanic or Latino||5,845|
Other Interdisciplinary Studies appeals to people across the globe. About 2.2% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- South Korea
Bachelor’s Degree Starting Salary
The median starting salary of students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a bachelor’s degree in other interdisciplinary studies was $34,800 per year. These stats come from the U.S. Department of Education. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $29,350 (25th percentile) and $40,850 (75th percentile).
One thing to note here is that not all of these people may be working in careers related to other interdisciplinary studies.
Online Other Interdisciplinary Studies Programs
In 2018-2019, 929 schools offered a other interdisciplinary studies program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||39||2|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||32||4|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||7||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||66||3|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||2||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||1||0|
Majors Related to Other Interdisciplinary Studies
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to other interdisciplinary studies.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Biological & Physical Science||29,278|
|Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution||1,310|
|Human Computer Interaction||1,272|
|Science, Technology & Society||1,171|
|Mathematics & Computer Science||1,105|
|Multicultural & Diversity Studies||424|
|Classical & Ancient Studies||303|
|Cultural Studies & Analysis||227|
|Accounting & Computer Science||71|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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