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Social Sciences, General (45.0101)
Associate's Degree - Transfer
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




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Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  
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Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-198,7226,4061,482
2019-207,5385,4051,574
2020-215,5044,0501,484
2021-224,2583,1921,203
2022-234,0152,9261,026

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.4367$ 2,116




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-191,442401,482
2019-201,546281,574
2020-211,443411,484
2021-221,170331,203
2022-231,008181,026
Five Year Summary6,6091606,769
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years1051,492193526,7691,0503,2391136,769



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)6,02853%$37,569$53,636$68,910
2013-14 (8 years)8,30256%$34,596$50,427$64,655
2016-17 (5 years)9,45859%$27,106$41,109$55,881
2018-19 (3 years)8,82159%$20,447$32,269$46,618
2020-21 (18 months)14,60258%$22,722$41,309$67,004



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-184,19345.6%$ 5,942$ 11,874$ 14,608$ 20,073
2014-15 to 2018-193,94744.7%$ 5,937$ 11,556$ 14,580$ 19,848
2015-16 to 2019-203,64443.0%$ 5,622$ 11,428$ 14,503$ 19,567
2016-17 to 2020-213,33741.5%$ 5,650$ 11,798$ 14,739$ 19,794
2017-18 to 2021-222,86638.6%$ 5,500$ 11,626$ 14,887$ 19,718
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-184,20845.7%$ 6,431$ 12,361$ 15,346$ 21,274
2014-15 to 2018-193,96244.9%$ 6,395$ 11,937$ 15,334$ 20,985
2015-16 to 2019-203,65843.1%$ 6,294$ 11,879$ 15,338$ 20,776
2016-17 to 2020-213,35241.7%$ 6,432$ 12,124$ 15,663$ 21,151
2017-18 to 2021-222,88438.8%$ 6,424$ 12,000$ 15,903$ 21,166


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