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General Physical Sciences Schools in Arizona

1,096 students earned Physical Science degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, General Physical Sciences is the 35th most popular major out of a total 300 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Physical Sciences Majors in Arizona

Physical Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 1,044
Bachelor’s Degree 52

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a physical science major is more popular with men than with women.

General Physical Sciences Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of physical science majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.9%
  • Black or African American: 5.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 28.6%
  • White: 47.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 9.2%
General Physical Sciences Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Physical Sciences Grads in Arizona

18,260 people in the state and 1,111,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to physical science.

General Physical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for General Physical Sciences Jobs in Arizona

In this state, physical science grads earn an average of $48,610. Nationwide, they make an average of $64,340.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Arizona that offer physical science degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

241 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,942 Total Students

A typical student attending Glendale Community College will pay a net price of $7,079. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,600 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

174 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,728 Total Students

A typical student attending Chandler-Gilbert Community College will pay a net price of $8,136. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,200 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,976 Total Students

75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.

#5

Phoenix College

Phoenix
87 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,959 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,227. 100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,300 a year.

84 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,115 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,945. 100% of the teachers are full time.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,744 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 57% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,300 a year.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
51,585 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. The student loan default rate of 6.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,075 Total Students

In their early career, South Mountain Community College grads earn an average salary of $25,800. 100% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,304 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,600 a year. 100% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid.

General Physical Sciences Careers in AZ

Some of the careers physical science majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 21% $93,240
High School Teachers 10% $46,940

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to physical science.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Physics 234
Chemistry 229
Geological & Earth Sciences 164
Astronomy & Astrophysics 51
Materials Sciences 22
Atmospheric Sciences 21
Other Physical Science 17

View all majors related to General Physical Sciences

View Nationwide General Physical Sciences Report

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