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Business Support & Assistance Schools in Rhode Island

3 students earned Business Support degrees in Rhode Island in the 2020-2021 year.

A Business Support & Assistance major is the 19th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business Support & Assistance Majors in Rhode Island

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 2
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 2
Associate Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 100.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%

Jobs for Business Support & Assistance Grads in Rhode Island

In this state, there are 35,120 people employed in jobs related to a business support degree, compared to 10,836,830 nationwide.


Wages for Business Support & Assistance Jobs in Rhode Island

In this state, business support grads earn an average of $43,350. Nationwide, they make an average of $41,160.


There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,684 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,333 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Business Support & Assistance Careers in RI

Some of the careers business support majors go into include:

Job Title RI Job Growth RI Median Salary
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 12% $42,860
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 8% $55,550
Customer Service Representatives 4% $37,300
Dispatchers 2% $43,260
Receptionists and Information Clerks 0% $32,740
Office Clerks -3% $36,410
Procurement Clerks -4% $46,190
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants -9% $42,710
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants -19% $62,950
Data Entry Keyers -23% $37,400
Word Processors and Typists -33% $43,360

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

Major Annual Graduates in RI
Business Administration & Management 1,287
Finance & Financial Management 680
Accounting 569
Marketing 561
Hospitality Management 280
Entrepreneurial Studies 147
Business & Commerce 136
International Business 119

View all majors related to Business Support & Assistance

View Nationwide Business Support & Assistance Report


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