Types of Degrees Systems Theory Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many systems theory graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Master’s Degree in Systems Theory?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of systems theory majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||25|
|Hispanic or Latino||29|
Systems Theory appeals to people across the globe. About 36.9% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- South Korea
Master’s Degree Starting Salary
According to 2017-2018 data from the U.S. Department of Education, students who graduated with a master’s degree in systems theory have a median salary of $96,600 during the early years of their career. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $71,400 (25th percentile) and $121,800 (75th percentile).
One thing to note here is that not all of these people may be working in careers related to systems theory.
Online Systems Theory Programs
In 2018-2019, 46 schools offered a systems theory program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||3||0|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||0||0|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||12||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Systems Theory
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to systems theory.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||37,392|
|Biological & Physical Science||29,278|
|Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution||1,310|
|Human Computer Interaction||1,272|
|Science, Technology & Society||1,171|
|Mathematics & Computer Science||1,105|
|Multicultural & Diversity Studies||424|
|Classical & Ancient Studies||303|
|Cultural Studies & Analysis||227|
|Accounting & Computer Science||71|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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