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Anthropology Schools in Pennsylvania

386 students earned Anthropology degrees in Pennsylvania in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Anthropology is the 108th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Pennsylvania

Anthropology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 328
Master’s Degree 27
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 24
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 24
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 24
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Pennsylvania, a anthropology major is more popular with women than with men.

Anthropology Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of anthropology majors in Pennsylvania is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.9%
  • Black or African American: 8.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.9%
  • White: 63.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.7%
  • Other Races: 8.3%
Anthropology Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Pennsylvania

There are 11,360 people in the state and 474,750 people in the nation working in anthropology jobs.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. PA

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Pennsylvania

A typical salary for a anthropology grad in the state is $94,090, compared to a typical salary of $94,080 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 33 colleges in Pennsylvania that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
28,673 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Pitt grads earn an average salary of $39,500. The 3.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
46,810 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $30,996. In their early career, Penn State University Park grads earn an average salary of $40,100. 65% of students get financical aid.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
25,860 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 58% of students receive it. The 1.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 74%.

#4

Temple University

Philadelphia
32 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
39,740 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $23,536. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
8,909 Total Students

The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,539. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
2,685 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. This private school has an average net price of $24,592. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
7,746 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.90% which is lower than average. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation.

#7

Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr
14 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
1,690 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $43,100 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time.

#9

Haverford College

Haverford
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
1,310 Total Students

An average student at Haverford will pay a net price of $28,799. The student loan default rate is 0.90% which is lower than average. 51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
11,483 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Anthropology Careers in PA

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 7% $88,360
Managers 3% $116,820
Anthropologists and Archeologists -15% $65,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Economics 2,379
Political Science & Government 2,072
Sociology 952
Criminology 808
Geography & Cartography 616
International Relations & Security 593
General Social Sciences 366
Other Social Sciences 133

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