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Business Support & Assistance Schools in Massachusetts

60 Business Support students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Business Support & Assistance is the 20th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business Support & Assistance Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 31
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 22
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 7
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 7

Gender Distribution

In Massachusetts, a business support major is more popular with women than with men.

Business Support & Assistance Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business support majors in Massachusetts is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 10.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.0%
  • White: 51.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 15.0%
Business Support & Assistance Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Support & Assistance Grads in Massachusetts

232,940 people in the state and 10,836,830 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business support.

Business Support & Assistance Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Business Support & Assistance Jobs in Massachusetts

In this state, business support grads earn an average of $46,020. Nationwide, they make an average of $41,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Massachusetts that offer business support degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,851 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,000 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,291 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,066 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,011. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,800 after earning their degree at this institution.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,388 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
202 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 71% of students get financical aid.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,674 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,352 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending BHCC will pay a net price of $7,243. Graduates earn an average $29,300 after graduation.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,637 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,024. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,000 a year.

#8

Cape Cod Community College

West Barnstable
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,907 Total Students

25% of the teachers are full time. 67% of students get financical aid. In their early career, Cape Cod Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,600.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,849 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 33%.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
165 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $14,823. 96% of students get financical aid. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Business Support & Assistance Careers in MA

Some of the careers business support majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 8% $47,890
Cargo and Freight Agents 8% $44,540
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 4% $53,440
Receptionists and Information Clerks 2% $30,890
Customer Service Representatives 2% $40,230
Office Clerks -3% $37,190
Procurement Clerks -4% $47,600
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants -7% $46,440
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants -18% $60,450
Data Entry Keyers -22% $37,050
Word Processors and Typists -33% $44,450

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Business Administration & Management 11,566
Business & Commerce 2,868
Accounting 2,302
Finance & Financial Management 2,091
Management Sciences & Methods 1,851
Marketing 1,736
International Business 1,001
Hospitality Management 504

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