Types of Degrees Systems Theory Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many systems theory graduations there were in 2017-2018 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Theory?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of systems theory majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||23|
|Hispanic or Latino||25|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Systems Theory. About 4.4% 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 U.S. Department of Education found that students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a bachelor’s degree in systems theory made a median starting salary of $56,600 per year. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $39,950 (25th percentile) and $69,000 (75th percentile).
It’s important to note that just because the people reporting these salaries have a degree in systems theory, it does not mean that they are working in a job related to their degree.
Online Systems Theory Programs
In 2017-2018, 38 schools offered a systems theory 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)||2||0|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||0||0|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||10||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Systems Theory
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to systems theory.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||34,540|
|Biological & Physical Science||27,751|
|Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution||1,297|
|Human Computer Interaction||1,146|
|Science, Technology & Society||1,060|
|Mathematics & Computer Science||833|
|Multicultural & Diversity Studies||416|
|Classical & Ancient Studies||315|
|Cultural Studies & Analysis||236|
|Accounting & Computer Science||45|
- 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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