Intercultural or Multicultural and Diversity Studies
OverviewSalary and DebtIs a Bachelor's EnoughCareersSchoolsRelated ProgramsGenderRace/Origin
Intercultural or multicultural and diversity studies is a program that focuses on the dynamic social relations between and among majority and minority groups and different minority groups, and ways to promote mutual tolerance, inter-group cooperation, and the leadership and management of diverse groups and diversity issues in family, educational, recreational, and work settings. includes instruction in ethnic and cultural studies, group psychology, sociology, anthropology, conflict resolution, human services and resources, and applications to various functional environments.
School with the highest reported median starting salary ($27K) with a Bachelor's Degree: University of Idaho
Intercultural or multicultural and diversity 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 intercultural and international 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.
Distribution: intercultural and international studies majors' salaries by education level
What is the salary distribution for graduates with a bachelor's inintercultural and international 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 intercultural and international 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 intercultural and international 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 43% of intercultural and international studies majors chose to also earn a graduate degree (possibly of a different major). The percentage of intercultural and international studies majors who also earned a graduate degree is higher than about 71% of other fields.
The top ten careers for workers with a bachelor's in intercultural and international studies
Take a minute to interact with this sankey diagram. Follow the top ten jobs held by intercultural and international 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 intercultural or multicultural and diversity 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.
Offering this program at this level
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53 schools offer this award at any level in the selected area.
Careers for intercultural and international studies majors
intercultural and international 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 intercultural and international 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 intercultural or multicultural and diversity studies graduates from this last academic year. We found a higher percentage of international graduates in this program than in 57% of other programs.