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Higher Education Administration Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 108 students earned their Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in AZ.

In this state, Higher Education Administration is the 17th most popular major out of a total 61 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in Arizona

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 85
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 17
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a higher education/higher education administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Higher Education Administration Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of higher education/higher education administration majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.6%
  • Black or African American: 8.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.1%
  • White: 53.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.9%
  • Other Races: 8.3%
Higher Education Administration Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in Arizona

4,600 people in the state and 184,430 in the nation are employed in jobs related to higher education/higher education administration.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in Arizona

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration grads earn an average of $98,810 in the state and $89,570 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Arizona that offer higher education/higher education administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
53,286 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.33 years to graduate.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
11,420 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.36 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.00%.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
94,724 Total Students

In their early career, UOPX - Arizona grads earn an average salary of $28,400. This private school has an average net price of $15,123. It takes the average student 5.31 years to graduate.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
45,073 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. The student loan default rate is 6.20% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

Higher Education Administration Careers in AZ

Some of the careers higher education/higher education administration majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Education Administrators 14% $77,930

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to higher education/higher education administration.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
General Educational Leadership 1,406
Curriculum Administration 238
Adult Education Administration 167
Community College Education 17
Elementary & Jr High Administration 17
Other Educational Administration 2

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