Russian, Central, East European, and Eurasian Studies
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Russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies is a program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of the region encompassing russia, central europe, Eastern europe, and eurasia, including the balkan, Baltic, caucasus, and central Asian states that were republics of the former soviet union.
School with the highest reported median starting salary ($62K) with a Master's Degree: Georgetown University
Careers for program graduates
Russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies majors work in these careers, which are sized by percentage of majors in the career (at least 1%) and colored by the predominant level of education.
Have completions for area, ethnic, and civilization studies changed over time? Increasing completions may mean you'll likely have an easier time finding a school that offers this degree, with the opposite being true as well.
How are students who recently completed a degree in russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies doing?
Below is the distribution of starting salaries along with accumulated federal and private education loans across schools that offer a degree in the field area studies, which includes
russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies.
Distribution: area, ethnic, and civilization studies majors' salaries by education level
What is the salary distribution for graduates with a bachelor's inarea, ethnic, and civilization studies by the level of their highest degree (Graduate degrees may not be in the same field as the bachelor’s)
We only include salary data when the survey error is less than 20%, so you may see only partial information for some categories.
Education level of workers with a bachelor's in area, ethnic, and civilization studies
Is a bachelor's degree going to be sufficient to make you competative in the job market? We can look at the education level of workers with a bachelors in this degree to see if there is a likely need for a graduate degree. You'll also want to check out the careers section on this page to where they are employed.
This chart shows the level of education of workers with a bachelor's degree in area, ethnic, and civilization studies. The worker's graduate degree may have been completed in a different field.
Context: Graduate degrees in any field by undergraduate ACS degree
About 48% of area, ethnic, and civilization studies majors chose to also earn a graduate degree (possibly of a different major). The percentage of area, ethnic, and civilization studies majors who also earned a graduate degree is higher than about 80% of other fields.
Top careers for those with a degree in area, ethnic, and civilization studies
Following are the most frequent jobs held by people who earned a bachelor's degree in Area, Ethnic, and Civilization Studies (which combines 37 programs), though may not be limited to just those with a bachelor’s.
The top ten careers for workers with a bachelor's in area, ethnic, and civilization studies
Take a minute to interact with this sankey diagram. Follow the top ten jobs held by area, ethnic, and civilization studies graduates through to their most hired majors. Learn where it may easiest to find work. Expand the careers to explore other majors that might lead to the job that excites you the most. *For many majors, the top ten jobs don't even include half of graduates!*
Explore schools that offer russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies degrees and certificates
You can use this table to find schools that offer this program based on location and program level offered. Each entry goes to a school page similar to this one with all our information about that school.
Understanding the columns
The school list includes a few facts about each school that give you an
idea of the educational quality each school might offer:
Student-Faculty Ratio: A small number of students per full-time instructor
suggests individual attention for each student and an up-to-date curriculum.
Satisfaction Rate: A high percentage of returning first-year students
should correlate with satisfaction (schools call this their retention rate).
Repayment Rate: A high repayment rate means most alumni earn enough
to make progress repaying loans within 7 years of leaving.
We also show the total enrollment for the school as measured by
full-time-equivalent (FTE) students enrolled annually.
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18 schools offer this award at any level in the selected area.
Careers for area, ethnic, and civilization studies majors
area, ethnic, and civilization studies is part of a larger collection of programs: Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies. Is there a different program that's close to area, ethnic, and civilization studies that might be a better match for your interests? You can use this table to see a little about the programs that fall under this umbrella. If you click on any of the table headers, that will sort the table by that column, or click on a row and see Ididio's profile for that program.
Here is an overview of race/origin for all russian, central, East European, and eurasian studies graduates from this last academic year. We found a higher percentage of international graduates in this program than in 65% of other programs.