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Higher Education Administration Schools in District of Columbia

38 students earned Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in District of Columbia in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Higher Education Administration is the 9th most popular major out of a total 46 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in District of Columbia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 27
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Higher Education Administration Majors in DC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 23.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.8%
  • White: 52.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.9%
Higher Education Administration Majors in DC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in District of Columbia

In this state, there are 2,430 people employed in jobs related to a higher education/higher education administration degree, compared to 184,430 nationwide.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. DC

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in District of Columbia

In this state, higher education/higher education administration grads earn an average of $105,730. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,570.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
27,814 Total Students

81% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.90%. This private school has an average net price of $33,734.

Higher Education Administration Careers in DC

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

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Postsecondary Education Administrators 12% $92,400
Education Administrators 8% $108,550

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

Major Annual Graduates in DC
General Educational Leadership 260
Other Educational Administration 34
Adult Education Administration 8
Elementary & Jr High Administration 1

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