Top Humanities/Humanistic Studies Bachelors degree Programs - 2022

A program that focuses on combined studies and research in the humanities subjects as distinguished from the social and physical sciences, emphasizing languages, literatures, art, music, philosophy and religion.

Of the 1,596 Humanities/Humanistic Studies degrees granted each year at the Bachelors degree level, 32% percent of whom are men and the other 68% percent are women. Did you know that California has more students being awarded a degree in Humanities/Humanistic Studies than any other state? In fact, California granted 276 degrees last year! The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Humanities/Humanistic Studies is $38,700.

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1,596
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512
Total Females
1,084

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    1,596

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See where Humanities/Humanistic Studies is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Humanities/Humanistic Studies degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Humanities/Humanistic Studies

Maranatha Baptist University, Beacon College and Seton Hall University are three schools well-known for Humanities/Humanistic Studies programs. In fact, around 4 Maranatha Baptist University students are pursuing a Bachelors degree in Humanities/Humanistic Studies. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Humanities/Humanistic Studies Majors

The highest paying job for Humanities/Humanistic Studies majors is Postsecondary Teachers, All Other. But, something else to think about is how much demand there is for certain positions. A career that is in high need that a degree in Humanities/Humanistic Studies can prepare you for is Postsecondary Teachers, All Other.

Top Paying Careers for Humanities/Humanistic Studies

  1. Postsecondary Teachers, All Other   (Median Wage: $71,950)

Most in Demand Careers for Humanities/Humanistic Studies

  1. Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
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