Associate’s Degree in Child Development & Psychology
Education Levels of Child Development Majors
In 2018-2019, 44 earned their associate's degree in child development. This makes it the 214th most popular associate's degree program in the country.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in child development at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Child Development Majors With Associate’s Degree
More women than men pursue their associate's degree in child development. About 72.7% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of child development associate’s degree students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||9|
|Hispanic or Latino||15|
Most Popular Child Development Programs for Associate’s Degree
There are 2 colleges that offer an associate’s degree in child development. Learn more about the most popular 2 below:
The most popular school in the United States for child development students seekingan associate's degree is Park University. Each year, around 11,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,999 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $6,012 per year.
The child development program at Park University awarded 44 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. About 73% of this group were women, and 61% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.
Below are some popular majors that are similar to child development that offer associate’s degree.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Clinical & Counseling Psychology||107|
*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.
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