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General Social Sciences Schools in Arizona

101 Social Sciences students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, General Social Sciences is the 151st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Social Sciences Majors in Arizona

Social Sciences majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 87
Bachelor’s Degree 8
Post-Master’s Certificate 5
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 5
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a social sciences major is more popular with women than with men.

General Social Sciences Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of social sciences majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 53.5%
  • White: 16.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 21.8%
General Social Sciences Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Social Sciences Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 29,630 people employed in jobs related to a social sciences degree, compared to 1,656,480 nationwide.

General Social Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for General Social Sciences Jobs in Arizona

In this state, social sciences grads earn an average of $54,960. Nationwide, they make an average of $85,750.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Arizona that offer social sciences degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

31% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,100 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,598.


Dine College

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,519 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $8,645. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 34%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,200 after earning their degree at this institution. 73% of students get financical aid.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,445 Total Students

77% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 6.20% which is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 76%. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,553.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. The student loan default rate is 6.20% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time.

General Social Sciences Careers in AZ

Some of the careers social sciences majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Statisticians 50% $79,350
Social Science Research Assistants 12% $51,330
Managers 12% $98,540
High School Teachers 10% $46,940
Social Scientists 4% $83,740
Survey Researchers 4% $45,180

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Political Science & Government 911
Economics 581
Sociology 514
Criminology 313
Anthropology 287
Geography & Cartography 284
International Relations & Security 245
Other Social Sciences 54

View all majors related to General Social Sciences

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