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Business Administration & Management Schools in Pennsylvania

5,233 students earned Business Administration degrees in Pennsylvania in the 2018-2019 year.

A Business Administration & Management major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Pennsylvania

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 4,902
Post-Master’s Certificate 238
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 238
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 93
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 93
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 93

Gender Distribution

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

Business Administration & Management Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Pennsylvania is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.7%
  • Black or African American: 8.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 60.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 11.8%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Business Administration & Management Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Pennsylvania

In this state, there are 374,150 people employed in jobs related to a business administration degree, compared to 9,785,040 nationwide.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. PA

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Pennsylvania

A typical salary for a business administration grad in the state is $106,270, compared to a typical salary of $103,110 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 71 colleges in Pennsylvania that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

612 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
26,675 Total Students

An average student at UPenn will pay a net price of $25,033. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 74% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.10%.

#2

Temple University

Philadelphia
453 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
38,794 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,100 a year. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

317 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
17,669 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. The 4.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $22,101.

310 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
14,180 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 95%. In their early career, Carnegie Mellon grads earn an average salary of $69,800. The student loan default rate of 0.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#5

Villanova University

Villanova
305 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
10,848 Total Students

64% of students get financical aid. This private institution charges an average net price of $40,134. Graduates earn an average $62,600 after graduation.

207 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
32,686 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 76% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $28,758. 78% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

188 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
10,559 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,600 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $21,615. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

169 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 72% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $40,100 after graduation. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

147 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,026 Total Students

In their early career, Thomas Jefferson University grads earn an average salary of $69,000. This private school has an average net price of $25,743. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

143 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
91,427 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The 4.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Business Administration & Management Careers in PA

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Business Professors 17% $73,570
Management Analysts 11% $81,560
Cost Estimators 11% $64,390
Computer and Information Systems Managers 10% $139,180
Social and Community Service Managers 9% $61,210
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 9% $104,600
Construction Managers 9% $96,010
Administrative Services Managers 9% $99,540
Logisticians 9% $77,980
Natural Sciences Managers 8% $130,970
General and Operations Managers 7% $112,620
Sales Managers 6% $141,240
Purchasing Managers 6% $120,290
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 4% $50,190
Managers 3% $116,820
Industrial Production Managers 2% $102,380
Retail Sales Supervisors 2% $40,200
Chief Executives -7% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Management Sciences & Methods 1,457
Human Resource Management 853
Finance & Financial Management 817
Accounting 742
Entrepreneurial Studies 388
Business & Commerce 336
Marketing 247
Taxation 100

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