Chinese Language and Literature

California awards the most degrees in Chinese Language and Literature of all US states with 156 degrees being awarded last year. Students interested in Chinese Language and Literature can expect approximately 43% percent of their fellow classmates to be men and 57% percent to be women. The majority students graduating in this field earn a Bachelors degree. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Chinese Language and Literature is $43,120.

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Gender

Total Students
633
Total Males
273
Total Females
360

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    466

  • Total Award of less than 1 academic year Degree

    55

  • Total Associates degree

    50

  • Total Masters degree

    46

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    11

  • Total Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years Degree

    4

  • Total Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years Degree

    1

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See where Chinese Language and Literature is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Chinese Language and Literature

If you want to major in Chinese Language and Literature, then you should consider attending United States Military Academy! This institution grants around 15 degrees in Chinese Language and Literature every year.

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Careers for Chinese Language and Literature Majors

Some top jobs related to Chinese Language and Literature, include Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary and , both of which are in high demand. Though there are careers that pay more, such as Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary. the most in-demand position for Chinese Language and Literature majors is Interpreters and Translators.

Top Paying Careers for Chinese Language and Literature

  1. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $67,640)
  2. Interpreters and Translators   (Median Wage: $49,930)

Most in Demand Careers for Chinese Language and Literature

  1. Interpreters and Translators
  2. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
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