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Business Administration & Management Schools in Pennsylvania

12,242 Business Administration students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Business Administration & Management is the 1st most popular major out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Pennsylvania

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 5,303
Master’s Degree 4,902
Associate’s Degree 1,569
Post-Master’s Certificate 238
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 238
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 113
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 93
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 93
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 93
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 24
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 24

Gender Distribution

In Pennsylvania, a business administration major is more popular with men than with women.

Business Administration & Management Majors in PA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Pennsylvania is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.5%
  • Black or African American: 9.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.4%
  • White: 65.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.2%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Business Administration & Management Majors in PA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Pennsylvania

374,150 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. PA

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Pennsylvania

In this state, business administration grads earn an average of $106,270. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,110.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 146 colleges in Pennsylvania that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

766 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
26,675 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.10%. The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at UPenn. The full-time teacher rate is 74%.

546 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
17,669 Total Students

In their early career, WCUPA grads earn an average salary of $37,900. 70% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 79% get financial aid.

#3

Temple University

Philadelphia
515 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
38,794 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $23,536. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,100 a year. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

451 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
8,574 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

438 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
14,180 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.19 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 59% of students receive it. 95% of the teachers are full time.

367 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,195 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at Kutztown University. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#7

Villanova University

Villanova
336 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
10,848 Total Students

64% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $62,600 after graduation. This private institution charges an average net price of $40,134.

332 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
32,686 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.40%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $28,758. Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years.

297 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
10,559 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.30%.

269 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
6,084 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $21,822. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.31 years to graduate.

Business Administration & Management Careers in PA

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title PA Job Growth PA Median Salary
Management Analysts 11% $81,560
Cost Estimators 11% $64,390
Computer and Information Systems Managers 10% $139,180
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 9% $104,600
Social and Community Service Managers 9% $61,210
Construction Managers 9% $96,010
Administrative Services Managers 9% $99,540
Logisticians 9% $77,980
Natural Sciences Managers 8% $130,970
General and Operations Managers 7% $112,620
Sales Managers 6% $141,240
Purchasing Managers 6% $120,290
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 4% $50,190
Managers 3% $116,820
Industrial Production Managers 2% $102,380
Retail Sales Supervisors 2% $40,200
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 0% $57,450
Chief Executives -7% $208,000

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in PA
Finance & Financial Management 6,247
Accounting 4,279
Marketing 2,687
Business & Commerce 2,580
Management Sciences & Methods 2,404
Human Resource Management 1,765
Insurance 746
Hospitality Management 721

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