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William & Mary

Area Studies, Other (05.0199)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




International Studies
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA
2010 CIP Code: 050199

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesYes

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  09/1992
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19667341
2019-20576224
2020-21556427
2021-22505727
2022-23424423

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.09115$ 2,472

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
2.9784




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
2018-1934741
2019-20111324
2020-2119827
2021-2220727
2022-2319423
Five Year Summary10339142
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 Years77014142177211142



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)23920%$49,872$77,061$107,820
2013-14 (8 years)22425%$52,921$72,481$96,689
2016-17 (5 years)15825%$43,874$62,177$86,766
2018-19 (3 years)15324%$43,015$53,124$75,816
2020-21 (18 months)24522%$72,407$87,844$110,870



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 2017-183842.2%$ 12,973$ 24,987$ 34,321$ 43,000
2014-15 to 2018-193335.9%$ 10,021$ 23,000$ 38,422$ 44,688
2015-16 to 2019-203037.0%$ 5,950$ 20,250$ 36,386$ 38,515
2016-17 to 2020-212937.2%$ 7,000$ 19,500$ 31,930$ 38,515
2017-18 to 2021-223239.0%$ 7,250$ 16,125$ 29,642$ 37,908
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 2017-183842.2%$ 12,973$ 27,798$ 39,757$ 52,975
2014-15 to 2018-193335.9%$ 11,000$ 27,000$ 46,167$ 52,975
2015-16 to 2019-203037.0%$ 7,000$ 21,410$ 44,554$ 57,826
2016-17 to 2020-212937.2%$ 9,000$ 27,000$ 43,316$ 57,826
2017-18 to 2021-223239.0%$ 8,250$ 22,128$ 39,417$ 52,762


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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