Herbalism

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Total Degrees​
Awarded in 2017

65

growing 30%

Median In-State​
Public Tuition

$N/A

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Median Out-of-State​
Private Tuition

$N/A

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Average Wage

$75,291

growing 1.55%

People in Workforce

4.28M

growing 4.06%

Average Employee Age

42.8

declining 1.06%

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The locations with the highest concentration of Herbalism degree recipients are , Kenmore, WA, and Asheville, NC. The locations with a relatively high number of Herbalism degree recipients are Kenmore, WA, Asheville, NC, and . The most common degree awarded to students studying Herbalism is a masters degree.

Institutions

Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Herbalism and the types of students that study this field. Maryland University of Integrative Health awards the most degrees in Herbalism in the US, but Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine and Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Herbalism.

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The most common sector, by number of institutions, that offers Herbalism programs are Private for-profit, 4-year or above institutions (3 total). The most common sector, by number of degrees awarded, is Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above (43 completions).

Institutions

The most common sector, by number of degrees awarded in Herbalism, is Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above (43 completions).

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Tuition Costs for Common Institutions

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Maryland University of Integrative Health has the most Herbalism degree recipients, with 32 degrees awarded in 2017.

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Specialized Colleges

Out of all institutions that offer Herbalism programs and have at least 5 graduates in those programs, Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine and Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Herbalism, with 54.5% and 19.2%, respectively.

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Degrees Awarded by County

Counties with the Most Degrees Awarded in Herbalism

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Growth in Awarded Degrees

Counties with the Fastest Growing Number of Degrees Awarded

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Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Health graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field.

The average salary for Health majors is $75,291 and the most common occupations are Registered nurses, Pharmacists, and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives.

Wages

Yearly Income for Common Jobs

The closest comparable data for the 6 Digit Course Herbalism is from the 2 Digit Course Health.

$75,291

Average Wage in Workforce

± $781

1.55%

1 Year Growth

± 1.46%

The average salary for Health majors is $75,291 and the most common occupations are Registered nurses, Pharmacists, and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives.

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Highest Paying Locations

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This map shows the public use micro areas (PUMAs) in the United States colored by the average salary of Health majors.

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Occupations

Most Common

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The most common occupations Health majors, by number of employees, are Registered nurses, Pharmacists, and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives.

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Most Specialized

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Compared to other majors, there are an unusually high number of Health majors working as Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives, Nurse anesthetists, and Audiologists.

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Highest Paid

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The highest paid occupations by median income for Health majors are Surgeons, Public relations specialists, and Podiatrists.

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Occupations by Share

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4.28M

2018 Workforce

± 50,063

4.06%

1 Year Growth

± 1.61%

The number of Health graduates in the workforce has been growing at a rate of 4.06%, from 4.11M in 2017 to 4.28M in 2018.

The largest single share of Health graduates go on to work as Registered nurses (37.3%). This chart shows the various jobs filled by those with a major in Health by share of the total number of graduates.

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Industries

Most Common

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Industries by Share

The closest comparable data for the 6 Digit Course Herbalism is from the 2 Digit Course Health.

4.28M

2018 Workforce

± 50,063

4.06%

1 Year Growth

± 1.61%

The number of Health graduates in the workforce has been growing at a rate of 4.06%, from 4.11M in 2017 to 4.28M in 2018.

The industry which employs the most Health graduates by share is General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals, followed by Elementary & secondary schools. This visualization shows the industries that hire those who major in Health.

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Specialty Locations

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This map shows the public use micro areas (PUMAs) in the United States where there are a relatively high population of Health majors.

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Diversity

Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Health in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Health is 42.8, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Masters Degree. Female employees are more likely to hold Health degrees, and White students earn the majority (33) of the degrees.

Workforce Age

The closest comparable data for the 6 Digit Course Herbalism is from the 2 Digit Course Health.

42.8

Average Age in 2018

± 0.155 Years

1.06%

1 Year Change

± 0.52%

This chart shows distribution of ages for employees with a degree in Health. The most common ages of employees with this major are 28 and 30 years old, which represent 3.04% and 2.97% of the population, respectively.

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Degrees Awarded

The most common degree types awarded to students graduating in Herbalism are Masters Degree, 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate, and Bachelors Degree.

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Workforce Degrees

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The most common degree types held by the working population in Health are Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree, and Professional degree.

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Gender Imbalance for Common Institutions

Female (78.5%)

Most Common Gender with a Degree in this Field

This chart shows the granted degrees by gender at the 5 institutions that graduate the most students in Herbalism.

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Race & Ethnicity by Degrees Awarded

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    33 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    14 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    8 degrees awarded

This chart shows the number of degrees awarded in Herbalism for each race & ethnicity. White students earned the largest share of the degrees with this major.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Race/Ethnicity and Gender Combination

  1. White Female

    5 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    2 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    1 degrees awarded

This chart illustrates the differences by gender for each race & ethnicity of Bachelors Degree recipients in Herbalism. White Female students, who earn most of the degrees in this field, are the most common combination of race/ethnicity and gender.

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Global Diversity

The closest comparable data for the 6 Digit Course Herbalism is from the 2 Digit Course Health.

Most Common Countries of Origin

  1. Philippines

    193,770 degree recipients

  2. India

    87,510 degree recipients

  3. Mexico

    32,095 degree recipients

High Relative Number of Students

  1. Cameroon

    5.13 times more than expected

  2. Philippines

    5 times more than expected

  3. Saudi Arabia

    3.81 times more than expected

There are a relatively high number of people that were born in Cameroon that hold Health degrees (5.13 times more than expected), and the most common country of origin by total numbers for non-US students earning a degree in this field is Philippines (193,770 degree recipients).

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Herbalism field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Herbalism majors need many skills, but most especially Social Perceptiveness. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Herbalism majors need more than the average amount of Operation and Control, Social Perceptiveness, and Equipment Selection.

These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Herbalism majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Operation and Control is very distinctive for majors, but the Social Perceptiveness, Monitoring, and Active Listening are the three most important skills for people in the field.

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