Top Development Economics and International Development All Programs - 2021

For all the 570 degrees granted in Development Economics and International Development annually, the majority of them are Bachelors degree. Out of the 570 students graduating with degrees across the US, 30% percent identify as men and 70% percent identify as women. Though students at schools all over the US study Development Economics and International Development, California has the most graduates. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Development Economics and International Development is $53,900.

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Total Students
570
Total Males
172
Total Females
398

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    287

  • Total Masters degree

    264

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    17

  • Total Postbaccalaureate certificate

    2

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See where Development Economics and International Development is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Development Economics and International Development degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Development Economics and International Development

If you’re thinking about majoring in Development Economics and International Development, then you should look at these top colleges, including Brandeis University, Williams College and the University of California-Los Angeles. Brandeis University is our best ranked institution for a degree in Development Economics and International Development with 74 students graduating with this major annually . Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Development Economics and International Development Majors

For Development Economics and International Development majors, some of the most in demand jobs include Regulatory Affairs Managers, Economists and Economics Teachers, Postsecondary. Additionally, Development Economics and International Development graduates may land a top paying job, such as Economists or Economics Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Development Economics and International Development

  1. Economists   (Median Wage: $105,020)
  2. Economics Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $104,370)

Most in Demand Careers for Development Economics and International Development

  1. Economists
  2. Economics Teachers, Postsecondary
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